Diagnostics in Pulmonology
Content: The aim of this course is to offer a wide range of topics for a local and international audience: general practitioners, medical specialists and other health care providers.
a. What is the value of laboratory rapid diagnostics for general practitioners in pulmonary disorders
b. What is the added value of pulmonary function testing in patients with pulmonary symptoms, requested by healthcare providers other than pulmonologists?
c. What are the latest developments in the field of lung cancer diagnostics?
d. Endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS) in practice. A live demonstration with connection between conference room and endoscopy will be given, the public will be given the opportunity to ask live questions to opinion leader in this area
Friday October 18, 2019
|From - To||Subject||CME||Speakers|
|12:00 - 12:45||Lunch|
|12:45 - 13:00||Registration all participants|
|13:00 - 13:10||Opening||10||Chair: F. Brijker, MDPhD, Pulmonologist|
|13:10 - 13:40||Rapid laboratory testing for general practitioners||30||D. Telting, PhD, reg. clinical chemist|
|13:40 - 14:30||Endobronchial diagnostics in lung cancer||40||J.T. Annema, MD PhD Prof in pulmonology|
|14:30 - 15:00||Lung function, relevance for others than pulmonologists||30||H. Beurskens, lung function assistant|
|15:00 - 15:45||Break, including exhibitions|
|15:50 - 16:50||LIVE endobronchial ultrasound EBUS from endoscopy unit||60||J.T. Annema and P. van den Berg, pulmonologists|
|16:50 - 17:00||Closing remarks||10||Chair: F. Brijker MD PhD, pulmonologist|
J.T. Annema, MD PhD Prof in pulmonology AMC Netherlands
P. van den Berg, MD pulmonologist, Sehos/CMC Curacao
F. Brijker MD PhD, pulmonologist, Sehos/CMC Curacao
H. Beurskens, lung function assistant HOH Aruba
S. D.Telting, PhD, reg. clinical chemist