Search Tag: CVD

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Tackling Coronary Heart Disease the Biggest Success in 50 Years

2016 25 Aug

Interview with Professor Guy de BackerProfessor Guy De Backer, Emeritus Professor at Ghent ‏University, Belgium, will be a keynote speaker at the ‏ESC Conference in Rome on August 27-31, delivering ‏the ESC Geoffrey Rose Lecture on Population Sciences on ‏“Epidemiology and Prevention of Cardiovascular Diseases: ‏Quo Vadis?” Prior to the conference,... Read more

Cardiology Management

Decline in UK Cardiovascular Disease: Not Equal Among Countries or Genders

2016 23 Aug

New data published in Heart reveal that deaths from heart disease and stroke have declined by almost 70 percent in the UK over the past 30 years. However, these improvements are not equally distributed among all four countries or between men and women. The prevalence of cardiovascular disease has not budged and drug and surgical treatments over the... Read more

Executive Health Management

Cancer Overtakes Heart Disease: 12 European Countries

2016 16 Aug

Despite cancer accounting for less than half the number of deaths than CVD in Europe as a whole, in nine of the 15 countries which were members of the European Union before 2004 (EU-15) and in another country that was among those that joined the EU afterwards (EU-28), more men now die from cancer than CVD. These countries are: Belgium, Denmark, France,... Read more

Cardiology Management

World Congress of Cardiology & Cardiovascular Health 2016 (WCC 2016)

2016 19 Feb

The World Heart Federation is dedicated to leading the global fight against cardiovascular disease (CVD) – including heart disease and stroke - with a focus on low- and middle-income countries, via a united community of more than 200 member organizations. It aligns its efforts around the World Health Organization’s related target of reducing premature... Read more

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Frontiers in CardioVascular Biology

2016 17 Jan

The Frontiers in CardioVascular Biology meetings are increasingly considered as one of the most relevant exchange platforms for basic and translational cardiovascular biology. Our Programme is designed to be cross-disciplinary, both between and within sessions, to emphasise underlying scientific developments important to cardiovascular biology. Read more

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EuroPRevent 2016

2016 06 Jan

DUE TO SECURITY CONCERN THIS EVENT GOT CANCELLED Welcome to EuroPRevent 2016, the European Association for Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation’s (EACPR) showcase congress, where leading experts will get together in an international forum to present their research and share knowledge. Join us in the stunning city of Istanbul... Read more

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Cardiorespiratory Fitness Lowers Risk of Cardiovascular Disease, Death

2015 04 Dec

A large, long-term study conducted with a racially diverse group of adults in the U.S. found that cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) in young adults is associated with a lower risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and death. However, no association was found with the development of coronary artery calcification. The findings are published in JAMA Internal... Read more

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Siemens delivers comprehensive tools to tackle perceived complexity around cardiac MR

2015 17 Sep

Siemens Healthcare is providing simple tools and advanced technology to help tackle the perception that cardiac MR is complex and unobtainable for widespread use. A range of innovative technology from Siemens Healthcare ensures the most difficult cardiac MR examinations can be simplified  Tackles misconceptions around cardiac MR that are thought to... Read more

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ESC Congress 2015: Hot Lines Reveal Latest CVD research

2015 27 Jul

During the upcoming ESC Congress 2015, six hot line sessions are expected to reveal the latest in cardiovascular research. Some of the hot topics that are to be covered include atrial fibrillation, pacing, acute myocardial infarction, heart failure, hypertension, diabetes mellitus, pharmacology and coronary artery disease.Professor Genevieve Derumeaux,... Read more

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