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Clinical Practice Guidelines at ESC Congress 2011

Clinical Practice Guidelines sessions and activities at the ESC Congress in Paris

Clinical Practice Guidelines sessions (main and dedicated sessions), highligh sessions and ESC TV interviews

Sessions - TV interviewsSpeakers
2011 Guidelines OverviewJ.J. Bax (NL)
Management of cardiovascular disease during Pregnancy
CVD During Pregnancy V. Regitz-Zagrosek (DE)
CVD during Pregnancy -  ESC TV J.W Roos-Hesselink (DE)
Non ST-Segment Elevation Acute Coronary Syndromes 
Diagnosis and risk stratificationH. Bueno (SP)
Antiplatelet & aticoagulation  treatment R.F. Storey (UK)
Invasive Management D. Dudek (PL)
Highlight session - ACS J.L. Lopez Sendon (SP)
Diagnosis & Treatment of Peripheral Artery Diseases
Scope of the problemG. Fowkes (UK)
Cerebral artery diseaseM.R.H.M. Van Sambeek (NL)
Mesenteric and renal artery diseaseT.Zeller (DE)
Lower extemity artery diseaseE. Minar (AT)
Mutisite DiseaseH. Sievert (DE)
Closing remarksV. Aboyans (FR)
Management of Dyslipidaemias 
Plasma lipids & global cvd riskI.M. Graham (IE)
Controlled clinical trials & CVD riskG. de Backer (BE)
The new joint Guidelines an overviewM.R. Taskinen (FI)
New biomarkers for atherosclrosisO. Wilklund (SW)
ESC TV DyslipdiaemiasZ. Reiner (HR)

Clinical Practice Guidelines activities at the ESC Congress

  • Clinical Practice Guidelines sessions

 Major new European Guidelines are presented by the respective Task Force Chairpersons

  • Meet the Task Forces

A face to face interchange beetwen the practitioners who will be using the Guidelines on a daily basis and the makers of those guidelines. An open discussion and Q&A of what you'd like to ask the task force but never had a chance to.

  • Highlight sessions

An overview by experts of all the new and exiting developments, in basic, clinical and population science, presented at the congress.

  • Stand activities with the dissemination of ESC Pocket Guidelines to members and the download corner for all with the electronic version of the Pocket Guidelines (PDAs)