Our mission is to become a worldwide reference for education in the field for all professionals involved in the process to disseminate knowledge & skills of Acute Cardiovascular Care.
Our mission is to promote excellence in clinical diagnosis, research, technical development, and education in cardiovascular imaging in Europe.
Our mission is to promote excellence in research, practice, education and policy in cardiovascular health, primary and secondary prevention.
Our mission is to reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease in Europe through percutaneous cardiovascular interventions.
Our mission is to improve the quality of life of the population by reducing the impact of cardiac rhythm disturbances and reduce sudden cardiac death.
Our mission is to improve quality of life and longevity, through better prevention, diagnosis and treatment of heart failure, including the establishment of networks for its management, education and research.
The ESC Working Groups' goal is to stimulate and disseminate scientific knowledge in different fields of cardiology.
The ESC Councils' goal is to share knowledge among medical professionals practising in specific cardiology domains.
OUR MISSION: TO REDUCE THE BURDEN OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE
This scientific 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.
In close collaboration with the Saudi Heart Association, the ESC brings highlights in key topics from ESC Congress to Saudi Arabia as part of the Final Programme of the annual Saudi Heart Association conference.
Chairpersons: F. Pinto (Portugal), H. Najm (Saudi Arabia)
Learning objectives: to be aware of the most important messages presented at the ESC Congress in Rome
08:30 – 08:35 Welcome from the ESC F. Pinto (Portugal)
08:35 – 08:55 Arrhythmias M. Bertini (Italy)
08:55 – 09:15 Imaging and Valvular Disease F. Pinto (Portugal)
09:15 – 09:35 Heart Failure D. Milicic (Croatia)
09:55 – 10:00 Q & A R. Ferrari (Italy)
10:00-10:30 Coffee & prayer break
Chairpersons: R. Ferrari (Italy), W. Al-Habib (Saudi Arabia)
Learning objectives: to compare European and Saudi Arabian views on different aspects of Heart Failure
10:30 – 10:50 HF with EF: the 2016 ESC Guidelines D. Milicic (Croatia)
10:50 – 11:05 Commentary T. Kashour (Saudi Arabia)
11:05 – 11:25 HF with EF: the 2016 ESC Guidelines F. Pinto (Portugal)
11:25 – 11:40 Commentary M. Al-Qaseer (Saudi Arabia)
11:40 – 12:00 Q & A
12:00 - 12:30 Prayer and lunch break
Satellite Symposium sponsored by Bayer AG
Chairperson: Y.S. Al-Hebaishi (Saudi Arabia)
12:30 - 13:00 Real-World Data with Rivaroxaban H. Darius (Germany)
13:00 - 13:15 Q & A
13:15 - 13:45 Use of Rivaroxaban in AF-patients with Heart Failure W. Al-Habeeb (Saudi Arabia)
13:45 - 14:00 Q & A
Chairpersons: D. Milicic (Croatia), F. AlSumaidi (Saudi Arabia)
Learning objectives: to compare European and Saudi Arabian views on different aspects of Prevention and Atrial Fibrillation
14:00 – 14:20 Prevention: the 2016 ESC Guidelines R. Ferrari (Italy)
14:20 – 14:35 Commentary A. Kinsara (Saudi Arabia)
14:35 – 14:55 Atrial Fibrillation: the 2016 ESC Guidelines M. Bertini (Italy)
14:55 – 15:10 Commentary A. Hersi (Saudi Arabia)
15:10 – 15:30 Q & A
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee & prayer break
Chairpersons: M. Bertini (Italy), M. Arafah (Saudi Arabia)
Learning objectives: to be aware of the most important messages presented at the ESC Congress on Chronic Ischemia
16:00 – 16:20 The ESC Registry on Chronic Ischaemia F. Pinto (Portugal)
16:20 – 16:35 Role of PCI in chronic CAD in 2017: has anything changed since the COURAGE trial?
H. AlGhamdi (Saudi Arabia)
16:35 – 16:55 Treatment of Angina: time to change? R. Ferrari (Italy)
16:55 – 17:15 Q & A
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The ESC Global Scientific Activities are supported by Bayer AG in the form of an unrestricted educational grant.
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