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Cape Town - South Africa

'ESC in South Africa' at the 17th Annual Congress of the South African Heart Association jointly organised with the 26th annual Congress of the World Society of Cardiothoracic Surgeons

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The 'ESC in South Africa' programme is part of the ESC’s Global Scientific Activities - a series of international educational courses in collaboration with cardiology partners all over the world.

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The 'ESC in South Africa' programme is part of the ESC’s Global Scientific Activities - a series of international educational courses in collaboration with cardiology partners all over the world.

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Sunday 11 September 2016

08:30-10:00 - Hot Messages from ESC Congress 2016 (meeting room 1.61-1.64)

Chairpersons: Fausto Pinto (Portugal), Anton Doubell (South Africa)

Learning objectives: To highlight the main messages coming out of Rome 2016 with clinical impact and integrated into African perspective

08:30  Valvular Disease - Jeroen Bax (The Netherlands)

08:45  The African perspective – Alfonso Pecoraro (South Africa)

08:55  Arrhythmias – Gerhard Hindricks (Germany)

09:10  The African perspective – Ashley Chin (South Africa)

09:20  Intervention – Thierry Lefevre (France)

09:35  The  African perspective – Helmuth Weich (South Africa)

09:45  Imaging – Fausto Pinto (Portugal)

10:00  The African perspective – Anton Doubell (South Africa)

10:30-12:30 - What’s new on the ESC Guidelines? (meeting room 1.61-1.64)

Chairpersons: Jeroen Bax (The Netherlands), Anton Doubell (South Africa)

Learning objectives: To review the novelties in the guidelines that were presented in Rome and the African perspective in those topics.

15:45  Heart Failure – Fausto Pinto (Portugal)

16:00  The African perspective – Eric Klug (South Africa)         

16:10  Atrial Fibrillation - Gerhard Hindricks (Germany)

16:25  The African perspective – Ashley Chin (South Africa)  

16:35  Acute Coronary Syndromes – Thierry Lefevre (France)

16:50  The African perspective – David Kettles (South Africa)  

17:00  Cardio Oncology - Jeroen Bax (The Netherlands)

17:15  The African perspective – Darryl Smith (South Africa)    

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If you missed the "ESC in South Africa" 2015 sessions or would like to review the content please access the slides:

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