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ESC in India

At the 69th Annual Conference of Cardiological Society of India

30/11/2017 00:00 03/12/2017 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC in India Cardiological Society of India true DD/MM/YYYY


In close collaboration with the Cardiological Society of India, the ESC brings you 'ESC in India' - a series of joint sessions on hot topics from ESC Congress 2017.

This programme is part of the ESC’s Global Activities - a series of international educational courses in partnership with cardiology societies all over the world.


Saturday 2 December

Current Guidelines in Context- A case-based session


Dr Khalilullah, Dr A K Baanerjee, Dr Sundeep Mishra

Hall A

11:30-12:00 Topic : STEMI


Indian Faculty presents a case

Ajay Swamy (India)

11:40-11:55 Current evidence base and the recommendations

 Marco Roffi (Switzerland)

 11:55-12:00  Discussion



12:00-12:30 Topic : DAPT Speakers
12:00-12:10 Indian Faculty presents a case Nagendra Bhoopathy (India)
12:10-12:25 Current evidence base and the recommendations Adnan Kastrati (Germany)
12:25-12:30 Discussion  


12:30-13:00 Topic: Valve Disease Speakers
12:30-12:40 Indian Faculty presents a case Saumitra Ray (India)
12:40-12:55 Current evidence base and the recommendations Jose L Zamorano (Spain)
12:55-13:00 Discussion  

Contemporary issues in cardiac imaging: Revisiting the old indications and welcoming the new


Dr Lekha Pathak, Dr H K Chopra, Dr Nitin Burkule

Hall C

14:00-13:00 Topic Speakers
14:00-14:15 Cardiac imaging for guiding statin prescriptions- is the evidence strong enough?


Massimo Piepoli (Italy)

Myocardial viability: Is CMR the new ‘Gold-standard’-A comparison with nuclear imaging and echo
Jose L Zamorano (Spain)
14:30-14:45 Unusual cardiac involvement in systemic inflammatory disorders- An Indian experience C Narasimhan (India)
14:45-15:00 Discussion  

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