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ESC in Japan @ JCS 2022 together with APSC 2022

11/03/2022 09:00 13/03/2022 09:00 Europe/Paris ESC in Japan @ JCS 2022 together with APSC 2022

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The ESC is honoured to participate in the 86th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Japanese Circulation Society jointly organised with the Asian Pacific Society of Cardiology (APSC).

In close collaboration with the Japanese Circulation Society, the ESC brings highlights in key topics from ESC Congress 2021 - The Digital Experience to Japan delegates as part of the Final Programme, with three joint scientific sessions.

The 86th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Japanese Circulation Society (JCS2022) will be held online from 11 to 13 March 2022 together with the Asian Pacific Society of Cardiology (APSC).

For more information, visit the Congress web site.

A long lasting relationship

achenbach-stephan-2019-congress-news.jpgThe ESC is honoured to be invited to the Opening Ceremony of the Japanese Circulation Society where the ESC President, Stephan Achenbach, will deliver a recorded message.

Opening Ceremony:


Friday 11 March 2022

ESC/JCS Symposium 1 - Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction an update


Michel Komajda (France), JCS KOL

09:45-11:15 CET / 17:45-19:15 JST
  Pathophysiology JCS Speaker
  Diagnostic challenges Theresa McDonagh (UK)
  Pharmacological approach Michel Komajda (France)
  Nonpharmacological approach JCS Speaker

Saturday 12 March 2022

ESC/JCS Symposium 2 - Cardiovascular prevention: what is new?


Diederick Grobbee (The Netherlands), JCS KOL

09:45-11:15 CET / 17:45-19:15 JST
  Salt restriction /substitution in primary prevention Diederick Grobbee (The Netherlands)
  Threshold of blood pressure control in primary prevention: any new evidence? JCS Speaker
  Non-conventional risk factors in primary prevention François Mach (Switzerland)
  Risk estimation and ethnicity JCS Speaker

Sunday 13 March 2022

ESC/JCS Official Joint Symposium: Case Discussions with the Masters in Japan and Europe: Interventions of Mitral or Tricuspid valve 


Stephan Achenbach (Germany), Yoshihiro Morino (Japan)

07:30-09:00 CET / 15:30-17:00 JST
07:30-07:35 CET Current status of Interventions of Mitral or Tricuspid valve in Japan: Overall introduction Yoshihiro Morino (Japan)
07:35-07:40 CET Current status of Interventions of Mitral or Tricuspid valve in Europe: Overall introduction Stephan Achenbach (Germany)
07:40-07:58 CET Transcatheter mitral valve repair vs surgery: the results Fabien Praz (Switzerland)
07:58-08:03 CET Discussions  
08:03-08:21 CET Challenging cases of Mitralclip for functional and degenerative regurgitation Mike Saji (Japan)
08:21-08:26 CET Discussions  
08:26-08:38 CET Tricuspid regurgitation: medical, surgical or transcatheter treatment? Nicole Karam (France)
08:38-08:43 CET Discussions  
08:43-08:55 CET Tricuspid intervention for congenital abnormality Yoshifumi Nakajima (Japan)
08:55-09:00 CET Discussions  

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