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October 30, 2015

Drugs and devices – European Society of Cardiology highlights

A record-breaking meeting of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) was held in London this year with 33,000 delegates from all over the world attending the five-day congress from 29th August–2nd September 2015. The British Journal of Cardiology (BJC) presents highlights from the meeting in their report, and in an accompanying podcast.

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August 30, 2013

Personalised AF management needed to close mortality gap

Personalised management is the only way to close the mortality gap for patients with atrial fibrillation (AF), according to an ESC consensus paper published recently in the European Journal of Pacing, Arrhythmias, and Cardiac Electrophysiology (EP-Europace)1

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October 19, 2012

Novel blood test predicts ICD need in heart failure

A novel blood test can predict sudden death risk in heart failure patients, and could help to determine whether patients need a defibrillator implanted, according to a study1 presented recently at the ESC Congress 2012, held in Munich, Germany.

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October 19, 2012

Sudden death less likely in exercise related cardiac arrests

People who have a cardiac arrest during or shortly after exercise are three times more likely to survive than those who have a cardiac arrest that is not exercise related, according to research presented recently at the Munich ESC Congress 2012.

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September 27, 2012

ECG screening in young athletes is cost effective

Cardiovascular screening with ECG in young athletes is a cost effective way of diagnosing cardiac abnormalities, at just 138 Swiss Francs (about £92) per athlete, according to findings1 presented recently at the Munich ESC Congress.

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September 27, 2012

Renal denervation benefits in heart failure

RDN leads to better outcomes than standard drug treatment in patients with advanced heart failure, according to research1 presented at this year’s ESC Congress, held in Munich, Germany.

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September 27, 2012

Electrical storm raises risk of death

Electrical storm (ES) is a potent risk factor for mortality and morbidity, according to research1 presented recently at the ESC Congress 2012. Data were also presented on which patients are prone to developing ES and how effective current treatments are.

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September 27, 2012

International consensus on CRT management

Recommendations for the practical management of cardiac resynchronisation therapy (CRT) patients have been set out in an international consensus statement, presented recently at the ESC Congress held in Munich, Germany.

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September 27, 2012

Third universal definition of MI published

An updated definition of myocardial infarction (MI), which will be used to diagnose patients and define endpoints in clinical trials, was presented recently at the ESC Congress.

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September 28, 2011

ESC and Brazilian society join forces

An educational programme to combat high mortality rates from cardiovascular disease (CVD) in Brazil was unveiled recently by the European Society of Cardiology (ESC), at the 66th Annual Congress of the Brazilian Society of Cardiology (BSC), held in Porto Alegre, Brazil.

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