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ESC Congress 2013

31 Aug 2013 - 04 Sep 2013 , Amsterdam - Netherlands


With 30 000 participants coming from more than 150 countries, ESC Congress is the world's largest and most influencial cardiovascular event.

Access the fast facts from ESC Congress 2013 and testimonials from delegates.

"New treatments and devices presented at the ESC Congress 2013 show that cardiologists continue working hard to make patients' lives better.
Thank you for coming to Amsterdam! We hope you return to your hospitals inspired and ready to tackle new challenges. We look forward to seeing you in Barcelona next year."

Panos Vardas, FESC, ESC President

Latest Science, recent updates, important trial developments: get involved and submit before 1 May

You can now send your applications for Hot Line, Clinical Trial Update, Registry and Basic & Translational Science Hot Line to be presented at ESC Congress 2015.
Online submissions open until 1 May 2015

Also available: explore the Advance Programme

ESC Congress 2014 in Review - the official peer-reviewed highlights from ESC Congress with scientifically-vetted articles summarising key findings presented

  • Hot Line trial summaries of PARADIGM-HF, ODYSSEY COMBO II, SIGNIFY, POPE-2 and more...
  • Feature articles look at the changing landscape of ACS treatment and strategies to prevent stroke in patients with AF
  • Therapeutic updates review the 2014 ESC Guidelines and take an indepth look at resistant hypertension, ACS, and AF
    New in 2014: Focus on arrhythmias, a special edition focused on arrhythmias and the accompanying therapeutic challenges they present
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    All resources from ESC Congress 2013:

    Access ESC Congress 365 resources, search by topics, types of sessions or keywords.

    Best of ESC Congress 2013: Watch the recording of this online programme presenting short video reports on the latest advances in Cardiology and recently issued ESC Practice Guidelines.

    ESC TV: Watch the videos of the official TV Channel of the European Society of Cardiology.

    Congress news: Review the articles from the daily congress news.

    ESC Congress 2013 Awards

    The European Society of Cardiology is pleased to honour a number of individuals in recognition of their outstanding achievements. Congratulations to all Awards winners.

    ESC Congress 2013 is accredited by the European Board for Accreditation in Cardiology (EBAC) and by the European Accreditation Council in CME (EACCME) for 21 hours of external CME Credits. EBAC/EACCME credits are also recognised by the American Medical Association towards the Physician's Recognition Award (PRA). Please refer to the AMA website for instructions to convert EACCME Credit to AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ .

    ESC - European Society of Cardiology
    2035 Route des Colles, Les Templiers - BP 179
    06903 Sophia Antipolis Cedex, France
    Tel: +33 (0)4 92 94 76 00 - Fax: +33 (0)4 92 94 76 01
    Congress centre
    Amsterdam RAI
    Europaplein 22 - NL 1078 GZ
    P.O. Box 77777 - NL 1070 MS Amsterdam
    Tel: +31 (0) 20 549 12 12 
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