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ESC Congress 2016

News and opinion on the latest science and clinical developments

Best of ESC Congress

Perspective, facts and leading expert opinion with 10 10-minute videos on 10 topics.

Each video has subtitles in Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish. Activate them clicking on CC at the bottom right of the video player.

Best of Arrhythmias

Best of Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathies

Best of Acute Coronary Syndromes and Acute Cardiac Care

Best of Imaging

Best of Basic Science

Best of Heart Ischemia and Coronary Artery Disease

Best of Interventional Cardiology

Best of Hypertension

Best of Valvular Heart Disease and Pulmonary Circulation

Best of Preventive Cardiology

Hot Lines

DANISH - A Danish randomized, controlled, multicenter study to assess the efficacy of Implantable cardioverter defibrillator in patients with non-ischemic systolic heart failure on mortality

NorStent - Comparison of long-term effects of new generation DES vs contemporary BMS on mortality, morbidity, revascularization, and quality of life

SAVE - The sleep apnea cardiovascular endpoints study results

ANTARCTIC - Platelet function monitoring in elderly patients stented for an acute coronary syndrome


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The new dyslipidaemias Guidelines

2016 European Guidelines on Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in clinical practice

What is new in the 2016 atrial fibrillation Guidelines?

The new ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure


Session Reports

Transcatheter aortic valve replacement: are we doing too many futile procedures

Stable coronary artery disease: stress testing thrown to the lions

Arrhythmias in competitive and leisure sport

Why has regenerative therapy not yet succeeded?