The 2nd Congress of the Romanian Allergology and Clinical Imunology Society, Cluj, Romania 2011

The 2nd Congress of the Romanian Allergology and Clinical Imunology Society will be held between 6-8th May 2011, in Cluj-Napoca, Romania. The Congress is organized under the patronage of the Romanian Allergology and Clinical Imunology Society.

Venue of the Congress: City Plaza Hotel, Str. Sindicatelor nr. 9-11, Cluj-Napoca, Romania.

 

Workshop - Laryngeal edema: a nightmare for patients, their families and physicians

Saturday, May 7, 80:30-11:00 a.m.

Sponsored by Swedish Orphan Biovitrium

Chairpersons: Henriette Farkas (Budapest)
Dumitru Moldovan (Tîrgu Mureș)

 

Workshop program

 

Anastasios E. Germenis,* Dumitru Moldovan,** F. Psarros,*** M. Speletas*
(*University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece, **University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Tirgu Mures, Romania, ***Naval Hospital, Athens, Greece): Further on the genetics of angioedema

Peter J. Späth (University of Bern, Switzerland): Bradykinin-mediated, non-allergic recurrent angioedema associated or not with C1-esterase inhibitor deficiency

Florin-Dan Popescu (University of Medicine and Pharmacy ”Carol Davila”, București): Pathomechanisms of drug-induced laryngeal edema

Corina Ureche (University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Tîrgu Mureș): Idiopathic angioedema

Henriette Farkas (Semmelweis University Budapest, Hungary): Clinical picture, differential diagnosis and emergency treatment of angioedema involving upper airways.

Konrad Bork (Department of Dermatology, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany): Clinical aspects of laryngeal edema in hereditary angioedema due to C1 inhibitor deficiency

Georg Henkel (CSL Behring GmbH, Marburg, Germany): Effectiveness of Berinert in emergency treatment of acute laryngeal attacks in hereditary angioedema

Luca Bellizzi, Sonja Visscher (Pharming Technologies BV, Leiden, The Netherlands): Efficacy of recombinant human C1 inhibitor treatment for acute upper airway attacks in hereditary angioedema patients

Dumitru Moldovan*, Eniko Mihaly**, Noemi Bara**, Valentin Nădășan** (*University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Tîrgu Mureș, ** Romanian Network for Hereditary Angioedema): Romanian HAE registry

Dumitru Moldovan*, Eniko Mihaly**, Noemi Bara**, Valentin Nădășan** (*University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Tîrgu Mureș, ** Romanian Network for Hereditary Angioedema): Algorithm of upper respiratory edema management in almost no modern drugs availability situations in patients with hereditary angioedema

Discussions, conclusions

 

For more details about the Congress, please visit the official website of the Romanian Allergology and Clinical Imunology Society here.

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