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Vietnam

Ho Chi Minh City
9 December 2017

Pediatric Asthma

Ho Chi Minh

Venue: University of Medicine and Pharmacy, 217 Hong Bang Street, District 5, Ho Chi Minh City

This workshop is designed for pediatricians, pulmonogists and other physicians who are involved in the care of asthmatic children.

After this workshop, participants should:

  • understand asthma as a complex syndrome,
  • understand the prevention of asthma in children,
  • understand the relationship between allergy exposure and asthma,
  • interpret pediatric pulmonary function testing,
  • apply the understanding to aid diagnosis of asthma.

Programme

08:00–08:25RegistrationProf Le Thi Tuyet Lan
08:25OpeningProf Le Thi Tuyet Lan
08:30The complexity of the asthma syndrome in childrenProf Gary Wong
09:30Pulmonary Function testing in childrenProf Le Thi Tuyet Lan
10:15Break
10:30Personalized treatment of asthma in children – science or fictionProf Gary Wong
11:30Break
13:30Early allergen exposure and asthmaProf Pham Thi Minh Hong
14:15Intermittent use of ICS for preschool children with intermittent asthma: should or should not?Dr Tran Anh Tuan
15:00Break
15:15Differential diagnosis of asthma / Childhood wheezing: is that asthma?Prof Phan Huu Nguyen Diem
16:00Discussion
16:30Closing