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Late-Breaking Science - ESC Congress

ESC Congress is the place where latest findings and original research are not just presented but reviewed and discussed

The Late-Breaking Science programme will present a wide array of trials and registries that will make a difference in your clinical practice

Attend the sessions, follow ESC TV and consult the ESC Congress News for full coverage of the important trials presented this year in Barcelona

Late Breaking Science Programme

Hot Line Sessions

Every presentation will be followed by experts in intervention to highlight the relevance of the data
presented, to provide clear take home messages and to place the recent trials into perspective.
These sessions take place in room Barcelona (Main Auditorium)

Sunday 27 August
11:00-12:30 Late Breaking Clinical Trials 1
Monday 28 August
11:00-12:30 Late Breaking Clinical Trials 2
14:00-15:30 Late Breaking Clinical Trials 3
Tuesday 29 August
08:30-10:00 Late Breaking Clinical Trials 4

Late Breaking Science

Saturday 26 August
13:30-15:00 Late Breaking Science in PCI 1 Dali (The Hub)
Sunday 27 August
14:00-15:30 Late Breaking Science in PCI 2 Spotlight Stage
Monday 28 August
08:30-10:00 Late Breaking Science in Heart Failure Warsaw (Village 9)
08:30-10:00 Basic and Translational Science Hot Line 1 Tel Aviv (Village 1)
11:00-12:30 Late Breaking Science in Imaging Beirut (Village 3)
14:00-15:30 Clinical Trial Update 1 Dali (The Hub)
Tuesday 29 August
08:30-10:00 Basic and Translational Science Hot Line 2 Dublin (Village 1)
11:00-12:30 Hot Line: Late Breaking Registry Results 1 Barcelona (Main Auditorium)
14:00-15:30 Hot Line: Late Breaking Registry Results 2 Barcelona (Main Auditorium)
16:30-18:00 Clinical Trial Update 2 Dali (The Hub)


EURObservation Research Programme (EORP)
Sunday 27 August
10:05-10:55 Late Breaking ESC Registry Results Valetta (Village 5)
16:30-18:00 Valuable lessons on frequent diseases - Insights from ESC registries Goya (The Hub)


Important dates

21 May 2017: Late-Breaking Science submission deadline
Mid-June 2017: Late-Breaking Science results. An email will be sent to each submitter and assigned presenter.
End of June 2017: Deadline to confirm the presentation and submit the agreement form.

Late-Breaking Science submission types

Late-Breaking Clinical Trial: Reserved for first presentations of the primary endpoint(s) of a novel clinical trial   
Late-Breaking Registry Results:  Reserved for presentations of new Registry or new data / analyses from a registry. Data not previously presented
Clinical Trial Update: Reserved for presentations of new data or secondary analysis of a trial where the primary data have been presented previously
Basic and Translational Hot Line: Presenting the latest and "hottest" findings of studies in basic and translational cardiovascular science