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Thursday, 19 September

Plenary Lecture I

Non-Classical Effects of Vitamin D
Jean-Claude Souberbielle, France


Allergy / Immunology and Respiratory

A Longer Breastfeeding Duration is Associated with Decreased Humoral Immunity and Increased Cellular Immunity. The Generation R Study
M.A.E. Jansen, The Netherlands
Immunity Parameters in Children Residing on the Radioactively Contaminated Territories of Ukraine
Yevgeniya Stepanova, Ukraine
In Utero Exposure to Foreign Antigens Causes Sensitization Rather Than Tolerance Induction
Jeng-Chang Chen, Taiwan
Relationship between RBC Magnesium, PEFR and Asthma Control In Children With Chronic Asthma
Htwe Htwe Sein, Malaysia
Maternal Haemoglobin Levels During Pregnancy and Asthma in Childhood: The Generation R Study
Ilse Tromp, The Netherlands


Haematology-Oncology and Adolescent Medicine

Flow Cytometric Detection of Asparagine Synthetase Protein in Leukemia Cells; Indication for L-Asparaginase Therapy
Toshiyuki Kitoh, Japan
Splenectomy for Children with Thalassemia: Total or Partial Splenectomy, Open or Laparoscopic Splenectomy
Ahmed Al-Salem, Saudi Arabia
Mean Corpuscular Volume is a Predictor of Mortality in Extremely Low Birth Weight Infants
Hatice Tatar Aksoy, Turkey
Obesity and Bone Mineral Content and Density in Group of Egyptian Adolescent Girls
Nayera Elmorsi Hassan, Egypt
Exploring Mindful Opportunities for Adolescents
Elisa Rough, Australia
Depression in Survivors of Childhood Cancer
Sarra Wang, United Kingdom


Neurology and Primary Care I

Reduction in EEG Amplitude and Propagation of Neonatal Seizures After Phenobarbitone May Explain Electroclinical Dissociation
Sean Mathieson, United Kingdom
Unilateral Ventricular Dilation. Follow Up During the First 2 Years of Life
Toma Adrian Ioan, Romania
ADEM in Children: A Heterogynous Entity
Ahlem Hellara, Tunisia
Measurement of Anxiety in Acutely and Chronically Ill Patients of Philippine Children’s Medical Center
Ma. Socorro Pacay, Philippines
Nutrition in Toddlers – Overfeeding Partly Resulting from Energy Rich Drinking
Volker F.M. Veitl, Austria
Familiar Occurrence of Pyridoxin-Dependent Epilepsy: A Case Report in Two Siblings
Eva Dortova, Czech Republic

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Friday, 20 September

Critical Emergency Medicine

Audit of the Management of Peri-Orbital and Orbital Cellulitis in Children
Husain Asgerally, United Kingdom
Non-Urgent Care at Paediatric Emergency Department of University Hospital. What Influences Decision of Parents?
Sigita Burokiene, Lithuania
Impact of a Clinical Decision Rule for Febrile Children at Risk for Serious Bacterial Infections at the Emergency Department: a Randomised Controlled Trial
Evelien Kerkhof, The Netherlands
The Manchester Triage System Underestimates Comorbidity in Children Presenting with Infectious Problems
Joany Zachariasse, The Netherlands
Systematic Screening for Child Abuse at Emergency Departments, Implementation and Validation Study6. Pain in Infants and Children; Focus on Physiological
Henriëtte Moll, The Netherlands
Pain in Infants and Children; Focus on Physiological Pain Assessment Tools
Hanne Storm, Norway


Primary Care II

Prevalence of Hypertension and its Associated Risk Factors among School Age Children in Iraq
Azad Haleem, Iraq
Audit of the Level of Satisfaction of Parents of Sick Children to the Performance of Paediatricians in a Paediatric Unit
Zakaria Barsoum, Ireland
The Cardiovascular System Adaptation to Physical Load in Scholars of Industrial Region
Oleksandr Onikiienko, Ukraine
Adaptation for Postnatal Life and Nearest Outcome in Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART)-Kids
Maria Soboleva, Russia
Mind the Gap: A Review of Child & Adolescent Deliberate Self-harm Admissions to University College London Hospital (UCLH)
Arisa Harada, Esha Abrol, United Kingdom
A Comparison of Surgery with Sclerotherapy for Treatment of Paediatric Varicocele
Giorgio Bolla, Italy



MPV/Platelet Ratio is a Significant Predictor for Mortality in ELBW Newborns of Preeclamptic Mothers
Hatice Tatar Aksoy, Turkey
Therapeutic Hypothermia for Neonatal Encephalopathy: Experiences of a Medical Center in Northern Taiwan
Ming-Chou Chiang, Taiwan
Hemodynamic Changes in Hyperbilirubinemic Newborn Infants During Phototherapy
Nagla Abu Faddan, Egypt
Blood Glucose Homeostasis in the First 24 Hours of Life
Kinjal Juthani, United Kingdom
The Spectrum and Outcome of the Neonates with Inborn Errors of Metabolism at a Tertiary Care Hospital
Sevim Unal, Turkey
Increased Asymmetric Dimethylarginine Levels in Severe Transient Tachypnea of the Newborn
Dilek Ulubas Isik, Turkey


Endocrine, Diabetes & Obesity

Insulin-Like Growth Factor-I and its Binding Protein-1 in Relation to Anthropometry among Egyptian Infants of Diabetic Mothers
Sahar El-Masry, Egypt
Relation between Multiple Markers of Diabetes and Abdominal Obesity in Obese Egyptian Adolescent Girls
Nayera Elmorsi Hassan, Egypt
Multiple Daily Injection vs Subcutaneous Insulin Infusion: A Retrospective Cohort Study
Geetika Kumar, United Kingdom
Serum Hepcidin as a Potential Mediator of the Disrupted Iron Metabolism in Obese Adolescents
Azza Abdel Shaheed, Egypt
Body Composition and Serum Lipid Profile in Obese Egyptian Children
Sahar El-Masry, Egypt
Metabolic Syndrome among Obese School Students in Egypt
Nayera Elmorsi Hassan, Egypt


Plenary Lectures

Screening and Management of High Cholesterol in Children
Carine de Beaufort, Luxembourg
Vaccines and Vaccination: Right or Wrong?
Catherine Weil-Olivier, France

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Saturday, 21 September

Gastroenterology & Nutrition

Newly-Developed Fermented Infant Formulas, Combining scGOS/lcFOS with Lactofidus™, Show Equivalence of Weight Gain in Healthy Infants: A Randomized, Controlled, Double-blind, Multicenter, Intervention Study
Yvan Vandenplas, Belgium
Substrate Utilization in Ventilated Critically Ill Children: A Longitudinal Study
Corinne Jotterand, Switzerland
Ketamine During Upper Gastrointestinal Endoscopy in Children: A Prospective Study of 314 Cases
Habib Besbes, Tunisia
Study of the Nutritional Management of Preterm and Low Birth Weight Infants in a Level 2 Neonatal Unit
Maria Chalia, United Kingdom
The Iceberg of Celiac Disease: Association between Celiac Antibodies and Growth in Children at 5 years of Age. The Generation R Study
M.A.E. Jansen, The Netherlands


Infectious Diseases

Effect of Growing Up Milk (GUM) Containing scGOS/lcFOS and n-3 LCPUFA on the Occurrence of Infections in Young Children Attending Day Care Centers
Rezaiki Lahcene, France
CDSS-guided Early Rehydration by Nurses in Young Children with Acute Gastroenteritis at the Emergency Department: a Randomised Controlled Trial
Dorien Geurts, The Netherlands
Health Needs of Refugee Children Under 5 Years Old Arriving in New Zealand
Santuri Rungan, New Zealand
Nasopharyngeal Carriage of Streptococcus Pneumoniae in Healthy Greek Cypriot Children Aged 6-36 Months
Adamos Hadjipanayis, Cyprus
Pilonidal Disease Cured
Brian Gilchrist, USA


Plenary Lecture IV

Multidisciplinary Approach to Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Manuel Katz, Israel

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Failure to Thrive
Michael Lentze, Germany
Recurrent Abdominal Pain
Robert M. Beattie, UK
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Frank Ruemelle, France
Chronic Diarrhea
Olivier Goulet, France
Celiac Disease
Klaus-Peter Zimmer, Germany
Gastroesophageal Reflux
Yvan Vandenplas, Belgium
Breast Feeding
Dominique Turck, France
Infant Nutrition & Complimentary Nutrition
Dominique Turck, France
Nutrition Support in Children
Christophe Dupont, France
Food Allergy
Christophe Dupont, France
Malabsorption & Malnutrition
Olivier Goulet, France

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