- Highlights

Coronavirus: “Children with asthma must not suspend therapies”

Although young people are less exposed to the risk of contagion, we do not know if childhood respiratory diseases are a risk factor. The prescribed treatments must always be taken.

#AskToExpert: this month we talk about ... Chronic Cough

Chronic cough: Professor Ahmad Kantar, head of the Pediatrics and Pediatric Allergy Unit at the San Pietro Policlinico of Bergamo, answers our questions to clarify the doubts concerning the topic of this month.

Agreement ERS-SIMRI

Well done! Since January 1st, 2017, our Society is affiliated with the European Society of Respiratory Diseases (ERS)

Quick Case opening: the Instructions

Dear SIMRI Members,
During the last American Thoracic Society (ATS) Congress, the Pediatric Assembly delegation met the SIMRI delegation. From this encounter arose a collaboration, with the aim to increase the “Educational” activities.

A brand new collaboration between SIMRI and ATS

SIMRI and ATS started a new collaboration to provide Italian translation of information material for patients and their families

Surgical masks in children: are they really dangerous?
The controversy over the efficacy of respiratory physiotherapy in the treatment of children with acute Bronchiolitis
The efficacy of montelukast in children with obstructive sleep apnea
Asymptomatic congenital lung malformations: outcomes of surgical treatment in the first months of life.
Interstitial lung disease: STING-associated vasculopathy with onset in infancy (SAVI)
Volume-assured pressure support mode improves overnight adherence in children with neuromuscular disease
Respiratory tract infections in children with tracheostomy: pneumonia and over-treatment