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6th ESST meeting, Reykjavik - Iceland

Monday, June 3, 2002 Hotel Saga


09.00 Opening of the meeting
  • Cinzia Castronovo (Milan, Italy)
  • ESST President
  • 09.05 Welcome address
  • Prof. Thorarinn Gislason (Gardabar, Iceland)
  • Local Chairperson of 16th ESRS Congress
  • SESSION I: Methodological aspects of respiration recording during sleep.
    Chairperson :
  • Emilia Sforza (Geneva, Switzerland)
  • Cinzia Castronovo (Milan, Italy)
  • 09.10 - 09.25 How to measure flow during sleep studies.
    Josep Montserrat (Barcelona, Spain)
    09.25 - 09.40 Recording respiration : different technics for airflow assessment.
    Jacob Zomer (Haifa, Israel)
    09.40 - 09.55 Thermistor versus nasal pressure
    Anissa Brinkley (Den Haag, The Netherlands)
    09.55 - 10.10 How to assess ventilatory effort
    Einar Orn Einarsson (Gardabaer, Iceland)
    10.10 - 10.25 Discussion
    SESSION II: Sleep disruption and daytime consequences.
    Chairperson :
  • Liborio Parrino (Parma, Italy)
  • Maud Verhelst (Den Haag, The Netherlands)
  • 10.25 - 10.40 Alpha sleep and fatigue
    Melissa Vandeputte (Den Haag, The Netherlands)
    10.40 - 10.55 Vigilance measuring systems : MSLT, MWT and the OSLER-Test
    Jo Tiete (Luxembourg)
    10.55 - 11.10 Diagnostic criteria for PLM and RLS syndrome: scoring rules and controversy
    Emilia Sforza (Geneva, Switzerland)
    11.10 - 11.25 CAP : the Cyclic Alternating Pattern
    Liborio Parrino (Parma, Italy)
    11.25 - 11.40 Spectral Analysis of the REM sleep: technical approach.
    Francesco Lullo (Telese, Italy)
    11.40 - 11.55 Discussion
    SESSION III: Sleep in children.
    Chairperson :
  • Oliviero Bruni (Rome, Italy)
  • Ann Ryckx (Montana, Switzerland)
  • 11.55 - 12.10 Polysomnography in children.
    Marie Jo Challamel (Lyon, France)
    12.10 - 12.25 Sleep Disorders Breathing in children : recording techniques.
    Cinzia Castronovo (Milan, Italy)
    12.25 - 12.40 Parasomnia in children.
    Marzo Zucconi (Milan, Italy)
    12.40 - 12.55 Insomnia in children.
    Oliviero Bruni (Rome, Italy)
    12.55 - 13.00 Discussion
    13.00 - 13.20 Invited lecture: "Why we sleep ? Contribution from phylogenesis "
  • Prof. Irene Tobler (Zurich, Switzerland)
  • ESRS President
  • 13.20 - 14.00 Lunch break- Supported by ESST
    SESSION IV: Experience of sleep labs in different countries
    Chairperson :
  • Luigi Ferini-Strambi (Milan, Italy)
  • Jo Tiete (Luxembourg)
  • 14.00 - 14.15 Patient routing and recording sleep
    Maud Verhelst (Den Haag, The Netherlands)
    14.15 - 14.30 Diagnosis and treatment of sleep related breathing disorders in Iceland
    Bryndis Haldorsdottir (Gardabaer,Iceland)
    14.30 - 14.45 Sleep service provision in the UK
    Simone de Lacy (London, UK)
    14.45 - 15.00 CPAP attribution in different countries
    Ann Ryckx (Montana, Switzerland)
    15.00 - 15.10 Discussion
    15.15 - 16.00 ESST BUSINESS MEETING AND ELECTION OF THE NEW BOARD
    16.00 GET-TOGETHER PARTY

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