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HFA News

Video highlights from heart failure congresses



 

HFA News 2016 covers the highlights from Heart Failure 2016 and the 3rd World Congress of Acute Heart Failure in short videos focused on 6 main topics, with interviews from major presentations of the congress.

  • Chronic Heart Failure Diagnosis
Session Presentation Interview of
Topic overview   Massimo Piepoli

Imaging and biomarkers in heart failure: what does the future hold?

3D modality and Strain Jose Luis Zamorano Gomez
New ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure: focus on chronic heart failure New classification and diagnosis Petros Nihoyannopoulos
New ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure: overview Diagnosis and new classification 2016 heart failure guidelines Piotr Ponikowski
New ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure: overview Diagnosis and new classification 2016 heart failure guidelines Adriaan Voors
Moderated Posters: co-morbidities Cardiovascular prognosis in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: insights from cardiopulmonary exercise testing Matteo Casenghi

 

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  • Chronic Heart Failure Therapies
Session Presentation Interview of
Topic overview   Massimo Piepoli

Novel heart failure therapies

Drugs on the horizon John McMurray
Implementation of heart failure guidelines in clinical practice
Lessons learned from European registries Aldo Pietro Maggioni
Clinical Forum
Association between beta blockers and mortality risk in outpatients with heart failure and atrial fibrillation treated with an angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor Morten Schou
Young Investigator Award: Clinical
Plasma fibroblast growth factor 23 is associated with poor outcome and unsuccessful uptitration of guideline-recommended pharmacotherapy in patients with worsening heart failure Jozine Ter Maaten
Myocardities: update 2016 Standard therapy in 2016 Carsten Tschoepe
New ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure: overview
Treatment of heart failure Piotr Ponikowski
Forever young! Or how to age without heart failure Stem cells - the fountain of youth? Rosalinda Madonna
New ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure: overview Treatment of heart failure Giuseppe Rosano

 

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  • Devices for Heart Failure Treatment
Session Presentation Interview of
Topic overview   Petar Seferovic

Devices in acute heart failure

Percutaneous assist devices Johann Bauersachs
Late Breaking Trials
Unidirectional  atrial shunting on HF hospitalisation Abraham William
Advanced heart failure therapies as a bridge to transplantation Milestones in mechanical circulatory support Mandeep Mehra
New ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure: focus on arrhythmias and devices
Overview Frank Ruschitzka
Clinical Forum
Outcomes in heart failure patients treated with wearable cardioverter defibrillator as a bridge to ICD implant decision: results of the LV-BTD study Darshak Karia
New ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure: focus on arrhythmias and devices ICD and CRT John Cleland
New ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure: focus on arrhythmias and devices Mechanical circulatory support and heart transplantation Volkmar Falk

 

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  • Heart Failure Comorbidities
Session Presentation Interview of
Topic overview   Petar Seferovic

New ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure: focus on co-morbidities

Cardiorenal syndrome Kevin Damman
New ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure: focus on co-morbidities Diabetes mellitus, hiperlipidaemia, obesity Andrew Coats
Late Breaking Trials Phrenic nerve stimulation Maria Rosa Costanzo
ESC Position Paper Cardio-oncology Jose Luis Zamorano Gomez
New ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure: focus on co-morbidities Diabetes mellitus, hyperlipidaemia, obesity Giuseppe Rosano
Moderated Posters: co-morbidities Prevalence and prognostic impact of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in patients with chronic heart failure. Data from the GISSI-Heart Failure trial Marco Canepa

 

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  • Management of Acute Heart Failure
Session Presentation Interview of
Topic overview   Alexandre Mebazaa

ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure - Overview

Acute heart failure Veli-Pekka Harjola
How to manage acute right ventricular failure
Common mistakes! Stavros Konstantinides
Late Breaking Trials Positive hemodynamic effects of CXL-1427, a novel nitroxyl prodrug in advanced heart failure patients. Veselin Mitrovic
Late Breaking Trials The clinical value of neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL)  for acute kidney injury during hospitalization for acute heart failure Alan Maisel
ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure - focus on acute heart failure
: Pre-discharge management and criteria for discharge Piotr Ponikowski

 

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  • Exercise and Lifestyle
Session Presentation Interview of
Topic overview   Alexandre Mebazaa

Late Breaking Trials

Influenza vaccination and risk of hospitalisation in patients with heart failure: a report from the UK primary and secondary care records Kazem Rahimi
ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure - overview Diagnosis and new classification 2016 heart failure guidelines: novelties on exercice and life-style Adriaan Voors
Take home messages from the Heart failure specialists Of Tomorrow Multi-disciplinary approach Ewa Jankowska
Late Breaking Trials Exercise training for chronic heart failure: an individual participant data meta-analysis Oriana Ciani
Tele-medical management and remote care in heart failure Role of telemedicine in heart failure William Abraham

 

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