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ELF patient representatives question the experts following the ERS Congress

Last Update 06/04/2021

Before the Virtual European Respiratory Society (ERS) International Congress 2020, we asked patient representatives which sessions they thought sounded most interesting and useful. Patients representatives then attended those sessions and considered what questions they would like to ask the speakers. We invited the speakers and patient representatives to a ‘question and answer’ session on their specialised subjects. The first session is now available to watch on YouTube. We will be adding more sessions soon, so make sure to follow us on social media for updates.

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Digital Health

In this session, patient representative Rita Barriuso from Asociación de Enfermos de Sarcoidosis in Spain asks questions to Consultant Respiratory Physician Dr Omar Usmani and Expert Patient Dominique Hamerlijnck about their presentations in the symposium ‘Digital Health: A Brave New World’.

Watch Digital Health: A Brave New World

Sessions coming soon include:

  • Fear and anxiety, psychological wellbeing, and prevention of psychological distress in chronic lung diseases, and
  • Physiotherapy in chronic respiratory infections.
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