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ESC at the 44th Argentine Society of Cardiology Congress

18/10/2018 00:00 20/10/2018 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC in Argentina Argentine Society of Cardiology true DD/MM/YYYY


The 'ESC in Argentina' 2018 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 2018 to Argentina as part of the Final Programme of the 44th annual congress of the Argentine Society of Cardiology.

To take part in these sessions, register to attend SAC 2018.


Thursday 18 October 2018

Session 1: ESC Congress 2018 Highlights I


Jeroen Bax (Netherlands), César Belziti (Argentina)

16:15-17:45 - Room Neruda
16:15-16:40 Imaging J. Bax (Netherlands)
16:40-16:45 Discussion Mariano Luis Falconi (Argentina)
16:45-17:10 Interventional Cardiology J. Lopez-Sendon (Spain)
17:10-17:15 Discussion Jorge A. Belardi (Argentina)
17:15-17:40 Valvular Heart Disease J. Bax (Netherlands)
17:40-17:45 Discussion José H. Casabé (Argentina)

Friday 19 October 2018

Session 2: ESC Guidelines I


M. Komajda (Paris), Jorge A. Belardi (Argentina)

08:30-10:00 - Room Neruda
08:30-08:50 Guidelines on Valvular Heart Disease Jeroen Bax (Netherlands)
08:50-09:00 Discussion Carolina Salvatori (Argentina)
09:00-09:20 Pregnancy and Heart Disease Vera Regitz-Zagrosek (Germany)
09:20-09:30 Discussion Analía Aquieri (Argentina)

Session 3: ESC Guidelines II


J. López Sendón (Spain), Carlos Tajer (Argentina)

10:30-12:00 - Room Neruda
10:30-10:50 AMI Universal Definition J. Lopez-Sendon (Spain)
10:50-11:00 Discussion Ricardo Villarreal (Argentina)
11:00-11:20 DAPT J.-P. Collet (France)
11:20-11:30 Discussion Ernesto Duronto (Argentina)

Setting new treatment standards for patients with AF - Satellite Symposium sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim


C. Tajer (Argentina), J. Lopez-Sendon (Spain)

13:30-15:00 - Neruda
 13:30-13:35 Welcome & Introduction  C. Tajer (Argentina)
 13:35-13:55 Optimizing anticoagulant treatment in patients with AF: How to use the evidence to choose an anticoagulant?  F. Botto (Argentina)
13:55-14:15 The problem of atrial fibrillation following percutaneous coronary intervention C. Tajer (Argentina)
14:15-14:35 NOACs and the role of reversal agents M.E. Aris Cancela (Argentina)
14:35-15:00 Panel Q&A  

Session 4: ESC Congress 2018 Highlights II


Vera Regitz Zagrosek (Germany), Héctor A. Deschle (Argentina)

15:30-17:00 - Neruda
15:30-15:50 Prevention Michel Komajda (France)
15:50-16:00 Discussion Claudio R. Majul (Argentina)
16:00-16:20 Acute Cardiac Care Jean-Pierre Collet (France)
16:20-16:30 Discussion Victor Mauro (Argentina)
16:30-16:50 Heart Failure Michel Komajda (France)
16:50-17:00 Discussion Jorge Thierer (Argentina)

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