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Clinical Trials - Hot Lines

ESC Congress 2020 - The Digital Experience

Your first-access to ground-breaking cardiovascular science in a totally new, digital experience.


Presenters-ESCCongress-2019.jpgEach afternoon beginning at 14:00 (CEST) the hottest science will be brought to you live, with panel discussions and interaction.

Hot Lines sessions are reserved for first presentation of the primary endpoint(s) of novel clinical trials, recently completed and unpublished. Each will immediately be followed by a review from a renowned expert on the outcome presented.


Saturday 29 August

Hot Line 1 - EMPEROR-Reduced: Empagliflozin in Heart Failure With a Reduced Ejection Fraction, With and Without Diabetes

Hot Line 2 - EXPLORER-HCM: Efficacy and Safety of Mavacamten in Adults with Symptomatic Obstructive Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Hot Line 3 - EAST – AFNET 4: Effects of Early Rhythm Control Therapy in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation

Sunday 30 August

Hot Line 4 - ATPCI - Trimetazidine in Angina Patients with Recent Successful Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: a Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial

Hot Line 5 - POPULAR TAVI -Aspirin With or Without Clopidogrel

Hot Line 6 - PARALLAX: Sacubitril/Valsartan versus Individualized RAAS Blockade in Patients with HFpEF

Monday 31 August

Hot Line 7 - LoDoCo2 Low-Dose Colchicine in Coronary Disease

Hot Line 8 - HOME-PE - Hospitalisation or Outpatient Management of PE Patients - HESTIA vs. Simplified PESI

Hot Line 9 - BPLTTC - Blood Pressure Lowering for Prevention of Cardiovascular Events across Different Levels of Blood Pressure

Tuesday 1 September

Hot Line 10 - BRACE CORONA: Continuing vs. Suspending ACE Inhibitors and ARBs in COVID-19

Hot Line 11 - IMPACT-Afib Implementation of Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation

Hot Line 12 - REALITY - A Trial of Transfusion Strategies for Myocardial Infarction and Anemia


We’ll soon provide you with the full, exciting programme with more Late-Breaking Science Sessions.

Take a first glimpse of the scientific programme. 

In the meantime, make sure you’ve booked your time off now so you can join us throughout the four days.

All available this year at no charge. Pre-registration through your My ESC account is mandatory however. Register now