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Overweight under pressure

ESC Congress 2014, Barcelona - press conference

Date & Time:  Sunday 31 August, 11:00-12:00

Prof. Heinz Drexel Dr. Pedro Marques-Vidal  Chairpersons
Prof. Joep Perk (Sweden)
Prof. Alberto Cordero (Spain)
Spokespersons
Prof. Heinz Drexel (Austria)
Dr. Pedro Marques-Vidal (Spain)


Resistant hypertension, patient characteristics, and risks of ischemic stroke

Dr Kuo-Yang Wang, Taichung Veterans GH (Taiwan, ROC)
Refers to abstract: Resistant hypertension, patient characteristics, and risks of ischemic stroke
Press release  |  Slides

 

The risk to fail in RDN- the unfavourable role of accessory renal arteries

Dr Linda Schmiedel, Technische Universitat Dresden (Dresden, Germany)
Refers to abstract: The risk to fail in RDN- the unfavourable role of accessory renal arteries
Press release  |  Slides

 

The effect of hypertension pharmacotherapy in older adults. The results of a meta-analysis of 11 randomized control trials with 40325 patients

Dr. Maciej Ostrowski, Medical University of Lodz (Lodz, Poland)
Refers to abstract: The effect of hypertension pharmacotherapy in older adults. The results of a meta-analysis of 11 randomized control trials with 40325 patients

Press release  |  Slides

 

Body fat distribution and elevated blood pressure  in 22051 youths: The pep family heart study

Prof. Peter Schwandt, Arteriosklerose Praeventions Institut Munich-Nuremberg, Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich (Munich, Germany)
Refers to abstract: Body fat distribution and elevated blood pressure  in 22051 youths: The pep family heart study
Press release  |  Slides



Abstracts linked to ESC press conferences are not available until embargo lifts. The embargo lifts at the beginning of the press conference or the scientific session, whichever comes first. All other abstracts will be online on 22 August, 2014 in the Scientific Programme Planner except for Hot Lines, Clinical Trial Update and Registries Hot Lines abstracts.
Press releases are available on site in the press kit (USB key) that you will receive once you pick up your badge at the press registration desk at ESC Congress 2014 - except for press releases on Clinical Trial Updates and Hot Line sessions which are only available when the embargo lifts.
Press slides will be available at the beginning of the press conference.
All ESC Press conferences will be broadcasted live. Unfortunately, no webcast will be available. Access to the session will be restricted to registered press only.
During the ESC Congress 2014, all scientific resources are available on ESC Congress 365.