IV International Consensus Conference on NASAL POLYPOSIS 2006
5th to 7th of May 2006, Moscow, Russia
Scientific Secretariat: prof. Andrey Lopatin e-mail:firstname.lastname@example.org
Travel arrangement: Ludmila Poluyanova e-mail:email@example.com
Epidemiology: Prevalence in general population, asthmatics and atopic patients
Pathogenesis and microbiology: Cells, mediators, eicosanoids, vascular permeability, the role of IgE-mediated allergy, fungal and bacterial superantigen hypotheses
Natural history: The links between nasal polyposis, asthma, allergy, chronic sinusitis and other comorbidities
Classification and staging: Solitary and multiple reccurent polyps, eosinophilic fungal rhinosinusitis: same disease?
Present and future medical therapy: Systemic and topical corticosteroids, macrolides, aspirin therapy, topical and systemic antifungals, furosemide inhalations, immunotherapy, antileukotriens, anti-IL-5, cytokine-modulators: evidence based evaluation drug delivery systems
Surgical therapy: Limited or radical, shavers, lasers and intraoperative navigation, long term results, postoperative healing and recurrence, surgery for antrochoanal polyps, diffuse polyposis, cystic fibrosis etc...
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