WFH 2023 Comprehensive Care Summit


May 10-12, 2023 Buenos Aires
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EP-1 Evaluation and pain management in patien.. Jesus Hernandez Reyes .. Ana Paola Abreu Bastar .. Medical.. - -
PPWE-1 Clinical behavior of patients with hemop.. Vianela Dalmasi Duval .. .. Medical.. - -
PPWE-2 Prophylaxis or on demand treatment for a.. Daniela Neme .. .. Medical.. - -
EP-2 Management of a 2nd degree burn in an ad.. Maria Laura Fraga .. Carlos Petraccia, Rosario Gome.. Medical.. - -
PPTH-2 Acquired Hemophilia: A case series of 8 .. Hajar Masrour .. Rhandour Widad.Chekkori Yassin.. Medical.. - -
EP-3 Fingertip amputation in a patient with s.. Maria Laura Fraga .. Carlos Petraccia, Rosario Gome.. Medical.. - -
PPWE-3 Extended Half Life Factor VIII in childr.. Jesus Ardila .. J. WILCHES D.ARIAS G.MARTINEZ.. Medical.. - -
PPWE-4 Current real-world prophylaxis data in s.. Daniela Neme .. Andrea Cocca, Lina del Río.. Medical.. - -
PPTH-4 Systematic Joint Examination in Patients.. Elena Santagostino .. .. Medical.. - -
EP-4 Training sessions in the Americas: a two.. Juan Andrés Pereira De Souza .. Antonio Gomez Cavallini.. Multidisciplinary.. - -
EP-5 Research oon the Profile of the Patients.. Mariana Batazza .. Indianara Galhardo .. Multidisciplinary.. - -
PPWE-5 Prophylaxis with emicizumab in Venezuela.. Apsara Boadas .. .. Medical.. - -
EP-6 Muscle strength, muscle activity, and pr.. Rubén Cuesta-Barriuso .. Mar Villalón-GonzálezRaúl Pére.. Musculoskeletal.. - -
PPWE-6 100 Patient Years Experience Of Children.. Marilyn Manco-Johnson .. Julie Smith, Beth Boulden Warr.. Medical.. - -
PPWE-7 Haemophilia Foundation MDQ: identifying .. Monica Martinez .. .. Medical.. - -
PPTH-7 3D-Printed Self-Infusion Practice Tool.. Shveta Gupta .. Stephanie R. Sharon, Lauren D... Medical.. - -
EP-7 Musculoskeletal Health In Hemophilia Pat.. Sébastien Lobet .. Hang Dang.. Musculoskeletal.. - -
EP-8 Orthopedic surgery for tibio-talar osteo.. Juan-Jose Lopez .. .. Musculoskeletal.. - -
PPTH-8 Lupus Anticoagulant Hypoprothrombinemia .. Ahmad Al-Huniti .. .. Medical.. - -
PPWE-8 Hemophilic pseudotumor continues to be a.. Apsara Boadas .. .. Medical.. - -

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Thunderstorm-related asthma in patients sensitised to olea europaea pollen: twenty emergency department visits for asthmatic symptoms in one single day Losappio, Laura1; Heffler, Enrico2; Falco, Antonio1; Contento, Francesco1; Cannito, Cosimo1; Rolla, Giovanni2 1"Dimiccoli" Hospital, Emergency Department, Barletta, Italy; 2University of Torino - AO Mauriziano "Umberto I", Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Torino, Italy

Background: Associations between thunderstorm and asthma morbidity have been reported in several countries. Common to all epidemics of thunderstorm-related asthma is a significant increase in atmospheric allergen load during and immediately after a thunderstorm. Sensitization to Alternaria species or to grass and parietaria pollens has been suggested to play a key role in thunderstorm-related asthma. The only reported event of thunderstorm-related asthma in Mediterranean area was attributed to sensitization to parietaria pollen.

Method: here we describe a series of 20 patients who presented to Emergency Department in Barletta (94,000 inhabitants), Puglia (Italy) for sudden and severe asthmatic symptoms between May 27th and 28th 2010 (from15:36 to 5:02), immediately after a violent thunderstorm which occurred following a very hot morning (mean temperature: 29°C). All the patients have been subsequently visited by an allergist and underwent allergological work-up which included skin prick tests and a careful clinical history. Local pollen counts were available.

Result: Between May 10th and June 10th 2010, 86 Emergency Department asthma visits were recorded, 20 of them during the study day. Patients' mean age was 44.25 +/- 18.5 years (range: 9-81), 8/20 females, 2 smokers, 16 with a previous history of known respiratory allergy. Only two patients regularly took anti-asthma drugs. All 20 patients were sensitized to Olea europaea pollen, 7 of whom were monosensitized. Ten patients were sensitized to grass, 7 to parietaria, 5 to compositae, 5 to cypress, 5 to house dust mites, 3 to dog and 1 to cat danders. No patient was sensitized to Alternaria. Mean pollen count was 17 granules/m3 for Olea europaea, 6 granules/m3 for grass pollen.

Conclusion: This is, in our knowledge, the second epidemic of thunderstorm related asthma described in Mediterranean area and the first one in which sensitization to Olea europaea played a key-role. In conclusion, our report indicates that thunderstorm asthma may involve different allergens (not only fungal spores and grass or parietaria pollen) in different geographic areas, depending on the seasonality of thunderstorms and allergenic pollen.

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