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
Experience a virtual and interactive case on a patient simulator.
Speaker: Konstantin A. Krychtiuk (Vienna, Austria)
William is 65 years old and is hypertensive, a smoker and a diabetic. He was dining at a restaurant with his family and suddenly felt very ill. His wife immediately called for an ambulance. William complains about chest pain with tightness, radiating to both upper limbs. Pain started about an hour ago. Also, he presents with shortness of breath, nausea without vomiting and sweating.
Speaker: Janine Poess (Luebeck, DE)
Neal is 66 years old and was on a morning walk with his dog. Suddenly he felt something terribly wrong with his heart beat. Thankfully a neighbor saw him and called for assistance.
Speaker: Pieter Jan Van Asbroeck, Hasselt, Belgium
Henry is 63 years old, is diabetic and has a history of valvular heart disease. A week ago, he was admitted to the emergency department due to renal colic and was anesthetized via a peripheral venous catheter. Two days later, there were signs of phlebitis, edema and inflammation, which affected most of the left forearm. The symptoms have worsened in the last few days.
Speaker: Maria Rubini Gimenez (Basel, Switzerland)
Kenneth is 61 years old and suffers from hypertension and dyslipidemia. He had just recently fought a terrible flu and, due to his frail health, stayed mostly at home. Suddenly he woke up during the night feeling terrible, afflicted by intense shortness of breath and heavy sweating.
Speaker: Marcus Hortmann
Wilson is 78 years old and was dinning with his wife at home. Suddenly he felt a shortness of breath and weakness and was brought by his wife to the Hospital. These symptoms have worsened about three hours ago.
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