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ESC in Argentina

ESC at the 43rd Argentine Society of Cardiology Congress

19/10/2017 00:00 21/10/2017 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC in Argentina Argentine Society of Cardiology true DD/MM/YYYY


The 'ESC in Argentina' 2017 programme is part of the ESC’s Global Activities - a series of international educational courses in collaboration with cardiology partners all over the world.

In close collaboration with the Argentine Society of Cardiology, the ESC brings highlights in key topics from ESC Congress 2017 to Argentina as part of the Final Programme of the 43rd annual congress of the Argentine Society of Cardiology.

To take part in these sessions, register to attend SAC 2017.


Thursday 19 October 2017

 Session 1 : Highlights of ESC Congress 2017 in Barcelona


M. Komajda (France), J. Belardi (Argentina)

Learning objectives: To review the most important studies and trails presented in the annual meeting of the ESC

14:30 - 16:00 Room Neruda
14:30 – 14:55  Imaging  F. Pinto (Portugal)
 14:55 – 15:00  Discussion  E. Ludueña Clos (Argentina) 
 15:00 – 15:25  Heart failure    M. Komajda (France) 
 15:25 – 15:30  Discussion  E. Fairman (Argentina)
 15:30 – 15:55  Acute coronary syndromes/intervention  J. Lopez Sendon (Spain)                                 
 15:55 – 16:00  Discussion  V. Mauro (Argentina) 

Session 2 : Highlights of ESC Congress 2017 in Barcelona


F. Pinto (Portugal), C. Beltizi (Argentina)

16:15 - 17:45 Room Neruda
16:15 – 16:40  Prevention & hypertension    M. Komajda (France)
 16:40 – 16:45  Discussion  S. Obregón (Argentina) 
 16:45 – 17:10
 Valvular heart disease    P. Tornos (Spain) 
 17:10 – 17:15  Discussion  J. Lax (Argentina) 
 17:15 – 17:40  Arrhythmias J. Kautzner (Czech Republic)
17:40 – 17:45 Discussion C. Cáceres Monié (Argentina)

Friday 20 October 2017

Learning objectives: to review important clinical guidelines released by the ESC in the context of real case discussions

Session 1 : Highlights on ESC Guidelines


P. Tornos (Spain), C. Higa (Argentina)

10:30-12:00 Room Cortazar
10:30-10:40 Clinical case presentation J. Lopez Sendon (Spain)
10:40-10:50  Discussion  M. Trivi (Argentina)
 10:50-11:15  What do ESC guidelines say?  J. Lopez Sendon (Spain) 
Atrial Fibrillation
 11:15-11:25  Clinical case presentation  J. Kautzner (Czech Republic)
 11:25-11:35 Discussion  A. Bochoeyer (Argentina) 
 11:35-12:00  What do ESC guidelines say?   J. Kautzner (Czech Republic)

DOACs. Safety vs efficacity. Is this the new paradigm? - Satellite Symposium Sponsored by Bayer


A. Giniger (Argentina)

13:30-15:00 Room Neruda
13:30-13:50 Stroke and bleeding risk. How do we select the correct DOAC? A. Giniger (Argentina)
13:50-14:35 DOACs. Safety vs. efficacy. Is this the new paradigm? J. Beyer-Westendorf (Germany)
14:35-14:50 Practical management in OAC

A. Giniger (Argentina)

J. Beyer-Westendorf (Germany)

14:50-15:00 Q&A  

Anticoagulation Care 3.0: delivering safety and control for physicians and patients - Satellite Symposium Sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim


F. Pinto (Portugal)

13:30-15:00 Room Cortazar
13:30-13:35 Welcome and introduction F. Pinto (Portugal)
13:35-13:55 Safety, efficacy and control in practice: making the right OAC choice for our patients S. Salzberg (Argentina)
13:55-14:15 Important considerations regarding DOACs: doses, renal function, concomitant use of antiplatelet agents F. Botto (Argentina)
14:15-14:35 Immediate dabigatran reversal: RE-VERSE AD™ study and the impact of reversal in clinical practice M. E. Aris Cancela (Argentina)
14:35-15:00 Q&A - Panel discussion  


Session 2 : Highlights on ESC Guidelines


J. Lopez Sendon (Spain), P. Stutzbach (Argentina)

15:30-17:00 Room Cortazar
Valvular Heart Disease
15:30-15:40 Clinical case presentation P. Tornos (Spain)
15:40-15:50 Discussion A. Caccavo (Argentina)  
15:50-16:15 What do ESC guidelines say?  P. Tornos (Spain)
 16:15-16:25  Clinical case presentation  M. Komajda (France) 
 16:25 – 16:35  Discussion  M. Giorgi (Argentina) 
16:35-17:00 What do ESC guidelines say? M. Komajda (France)

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