Search Tag: 4th World Congress on Acute Heart Failure

Executive Health Management

The Future of Cardiovascular Disease Treatment and Management

2019 26 Aug

Arthur M. Feldman, MD, PhD, Laura H. Carnell Professor of Medicine at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, has been recognised with the 2019 Distinguished Scientist Award-Basic Domain by the American College of Cardiology. Prof. Feldman has received this honour due to his contribution towards improving cardiovascular health and... Read more

Cardiology Management

Inotropic Agents for Heart Failure - Wishful Thinking?

2019 26 Aug

Summary: Calcium activation and calcium sensitivity in the failing myocardium.   Historically, treatment of heart failure with inotropic agents started with the employment of extracts of foxglove, which contained a mixture of cardiac glycosides. With their low therapeutic margin due to a resulting ionic dysbalance though, cardiac glycosides... Read more

Cardiology Management

Heart Failure Congress: Record Abstract Submissions

2017 03 Apr

Nearly 2,000 abstracts have been submitted to the scientific committee of Heart Failure 2017 and the 4th World Congress on Acute Heart Failure. The number sets a new record for original science submissions to the main annual meeting of the Heart Failure Association (HFA) of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC), which takes from 29 April to 2 May... Read more

Cardiology Management

Heart Failure 2017

2017 29 Apr

Heart failure: rendez-vous with the future Heart Failure is the annual meeting of the Heart Failure Association of the ESC, established as the world's leading congress for experts in cardiology to discuss strategies for a universal approach towards prevention and the treatment of heart failure. Read more