Further reading

  • Artigas A, Vassilakopoulos T, Brochard L, et al. Respiratory Critical Care HERMES: a European core syllabus in respiratory critical care medicine. Breathe 2012; 8: 217–229.
  • Artigas A, Pelosi P, Dellweg D, et al. Respiratory critical care syllabus: defining competencies for respiratory doctors. Eur Respir J 2012; 39: 1294–1297.
  • Bloch KE, Palange P, Simonds AK, eds. Self-Assessment in Respiratory Medicine. Sheffield, European Respiratory Society, 2012.
  • De Backer W, Simonds AK, Horn V, et al. Sleep HERMES: a European core syllabus in respiratory disorders during sleep. Breathe 2011; 8: 61–68.
  • De Backer W, Simonds AK, Horn V, et al. Sleep HERMES: a European training project for respiratory sleep medicine. Eur Respir J 2011; 38: 496–497.
  • Dijkman JH, Martinez Gonzales del Rio J, Loddenkemper R, et al. Report of the working party of the “UEMS Monospecialty Section on Pneumology” on training requirements and facilities in Europe. Eur Respir J 1994; 7: 1019–1022.
  • Gappa M, Noel JL, Séverin T, et al. Paediatric HERMES: a European syllabus in paediatric respiratory medicine. Breathe 2009; 5: 237–247.
  • Gappa M, Paton J, Baraldi E, et al. Paediatric HERMES: update of the European training syllabus for paediatric respiratory medicine. Eur Respir J 2009; 33: 464–465.
  • Gappa M, Noël J-L,Séverin T, et al. Paediatric HERMES: European curriculum recommendations for training in paediatric respiratory medicine. Breathe 2010; 7: 72–78.
  • Loddenkemper R, Séverin T, Eiselé J-L, et al. HERMES: good reasons for harmonising education and training in respiratory medicine. Eur Respir J 2006; 28: 470–471.
  • Loddenkemper R, Séverin T, Eiselé J-L, et al. HERMES: a European core syllabus in respiratory medicine. Breathe 2006; 3: 59–69.
  • Loddenkemper R, Séverin T, Haslam PL. European curriculum recommendations for training in adult respiratory medicine: crossing boundaries with HERMES. Eur Respir J 2008; 32: 538–540.
  • Loddenkemper R, Haslam PL, Severin T, et al. European curriculum recommendations for training in adult respiratory medicine: 2nd report of the HERMES Task Force. Breathe 2008; 5: 80–93.
  • Loddenkemper R, Haslam PL. Multiple choice and the only answer: the HERMES examination. Breathe 2008; 4: 242–248.
  • Loddenkemper R, Haslam PL, eds. European standards for training in adult respiratory medicine: syllabus, curriculum and diploma. Lausanne, European Respiratory Society , 2008.
  • Loddenkemper R, Séverin T, Mitchell S, et al. HERMES criteria for accreditation of European training centres: overcoming challenges of accreditation. Eur Respir J 2010; 36: 1239–1241.
  • Loddenkemper R, Séverin T, Mitchell S, et al. Adult HERMES: criteria for accreditation of ERS European training centres in adult respiratory medicine. Breathe 2010; 7: 170–188.
  • Noel J-L, Séverin T, Bloch K. The European diploma in adult respiratory medicine: a label of quality for adult respiratory medical specialists. Breathe 2010; 6: 191–194.
  • Palange P, Simonds A, eds. ERS Handbook of Respiratory Medicine. 1st Edn. Sheffield, European Respiratory Society, 2010.
  • Steenbruggen I, Mitchell S, Séverin T, et al. Spirometry HERMES: a European trainingprogramme and qualification in spirometry practice. Breathe 2011; 3: 259–275.
  • Steenbruggen I, Mitchell S, Séverin T, et al. Harmonising spirometry education withHERMES: training a new generation of qualified spirometry practitioners across Europe. Eur Respir J 2011; 37: 479–481.
  • Steenbruggen I, Mitchell S, Cooper B. ERS train-the-trainer programme: good trainers aremade, not born. Breathe 2012; 8: 263–266.
  • Union Européenne des Médecins Spécialistes, European Board of Pneumology. UEMS Charter on Training of Medical Specialists in the EU: Requirements for the Specialty Pneumology. Brussels, Union Européenne des Médecins Spécialistes, 1995.
  • Zach MS, Long Range Planning Committee, Paediatric Assembly of the European Respiratory Society, Committee on Paediatric Respiratory Training in Europe, European Board of Paediatrics. Paediatric respiratory training in Europe: syllabus and centres. Eur Respir J 2002; 20: 1587–1593.

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