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Cardiology Management

#ESCCongress: Findings from the EVOPACS Study

2019 31 Aug

Despite the fact that guidelines recommend the initiation of high-intensity statin therapy in patients with acute coronary syndrome (ACS), target levels are not achieved in a large number of patients. Evolocumab, a rapidly acting, low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) Lowering drug had so far not been studied in the acute phase of acute coronary... Read more

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#ESCCongress Preview: DAPA-HF Trial

2019 29 Aug

The DAPA-HF trial is the first heart failure outcomes trial with dapagliflozin, an SGLT2 inhibitor, in patients with and without Type-2 diabetes. Findings from the trial will be presented at the ESC Congress next week.  DAPA-HF is an international, multi-centre, parallel-group, randomised, double-blind trial in patients with heart failure... Read more

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#ESCCongress: Cardiovascular Medicine Will Never Be The Same

2019 29 Aug

ESC Congress is the world’s largest gathering of cardiovascular professionals contributing to global awareness of the latest clinical trials and breakthrough discoveries. ESC Congress 2019 together with the World Congress of Cardiology takes place from 31 August to 4 September at the Expo Porte de Versailles in Paris, France. The  ESC Congress... Read more

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#ESCCongress Preview: PARAGON-HF Trial

2019 10 Aug

Topline findings from the Phase III PARAGON-HF study have just been announced. Full results of the trial will be presented at the ESC Congress 2019 in September.  The  PARAGON-HF trial  in heart failure patients with preserved ejection fraction (HFPEF) investigates the safety and efficacy of sacubitril/valsartan versus the active comparator... Read more

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Big Data in Cardiology: A Paradigm Shift?

2016 05 Sep

  Analytics in Big Data is becoming increasingly sophisticated, according to speakers at the recent European Society of Cardiology congress in Rome. Advancing from a’ rear-mirror’ view, Big Data’s next stage will be predictive, using real-time data. The payback will be with prescriptive applications, moving towards personalised healthcare, population... Read more

ICU Management

Thermo Fisher Scientific’s Biomarker B·R·A·H·M·S Copeptin now in the 2015 guidelines of the ESC

2015 27 Oct

New diagnostic pathway allows instant rule out of Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI) with a combination of copeptin and troponin The recently released guidelines by the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) suggest that using measurements of copeptin level together with troponin level is the only new diagnostic pathway that allows an instant and... Read more

IMAGING Management

Philips showcases new integrated Cardiology Solutions at the ESC Congress 2015

2015 01 Sep

Insights-driven approach seamlessly connects people, technologies and care protocols across the health continuum improving outcomes and the cost of healthcare delivery   Royal Philips  (NYSE: PHG AEX: PHIA) today announced its presence at the  ESC Congress 2015 , where the company is showcasing its latest cardiology solutions, including Heart ModelA.I.,... Read more

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ESC Congress 2015

2015 29 Aug

The first European Congress of Cardiology was held in London in September 1952 under the Presidency of Sir John Parkinson. Subsequently, European Congresses were held every four years until 1988. After, the General Assembly overwhelmingly voted to hold the Congress annually, starting with the Vienna meeting in 1988. Read more