CHEST 2016 Call for Abstracts and
Case Reports

Submission Deadline: April 1
Submit an abstract of original investigative work or a case report for presentation.

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2016 CHEST Foundation Grants Available

Deadline for submissions: April 30

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Antithrombotic Therapy for VTE Disease

View the updated Antithrombotic Therapy for VTE Disease: CHEST Guideline

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Live Learning Courses

Gain skills to apply the latest clinical advances in ultrasonography and mechanical ventilation to immediate practice.

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COPD may cause structural changes within the brain

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), a condition impacting nearly 24 million Americans, is often associated with disease-specific fears and avoidance of physical activity. Little is known of the structural brain processes that occur in COPD patients. A study published in the February issue of the journal CHEST found that patients with COPD demonstrated gray matter decreases in areas of the brain that process breathlessness, fear and sensitivity to pain.

Visit Shanghai, China for CHEST World Congress 2016

In April, we are excited to join our Chinese colleagues in Shanghai and connect with clinicians from around the world specializing in pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine.

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Mechanical Ventilation: Advanced Critical Care Management February 2016


Comprehensive Bronchoscopy With Endobronchial Ultrasound March 2016


Ultrasonography: Essentials in Critical Care March 2016


Advanced Clinical Training in Pulmonary Function Testing April 2016


Critical Care Ultrasonography: Integration into Clinical Practice May 2016


Advanced Critical Care Echocardiography June 2016

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