The Acute Respiratory Failure (ARF) section’s goal is to support and contribute to research and educational activities in pathophysiology, diagnostics, and therapy of acute respiratory failure.

If you are interested in getting involved in the ARF section activities, please contact the Deputy Chair, Lise Piquilloud.

Autumn 2020 Meeting Minutes

October 2019 Meeting Minutes

March 2019 Meeting Minutes

October 2018 Meeting Minutes

Project Groups

  • ECMO Project Group
    This group is chaired by Michael Quintel
    The purpose of this group would be to examine the indications for extracorporal technologies [ECMO. Extracorporeal CO2 removal etc].
  • Pneumonia Working Group: Head Maria Deja
    Last meeting minutes (Berlin, October 1st, 2019).


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Position Firstname Lastname City Country
Chair Luigi Camporota London United Kingdom
Deputy Lise Piquilloud Lausanne Switzerland