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Topic list

ESC Preventive Cardiology Congress


 

Congress topic list

The abstract submission and scientific sessions topics cover a wide array of topics related:

History of Cardiology

Clinical Skills

  • History Taking
  • Physical Examination

Imaging

  • Echocardiography
    • Stress Echocardiography
    • 3D Echocardiography
  • Computed Tomography
    • Computed Tomography: Dimensions, Volumes and Mass
    • Coronary Calcium Score
    • Coronary CT Angiography
    • Computed Tomography: Plaque Imaging
  • Cardiac Magnetic Resonance
    • Stress CMR
  • Nuclear Imaging
    • Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography (SPECT)
    • Positron Emission Tomography (PET)
  • Hybrid and Fusion Imaging
  • Cross-Modality and Multi-Modality Imaging Topics
    • Imaging: Cardiac Dimensions, Volume, and Mass
    • Imaging: Systolic and Diastolic Function
    • Imaging: Valve Disease
    • Imaging: Arrhythmias
    • Imaging: Heart Failure
    • Imaging: Coronary Artery Disease
    • Imaging: Acute Coronary Syndromes
    • Imaging: Myocardial Disease
    • Imaging: Pericardial Disease
    • Imaging: Congenital Heart Disease
    • Imaging: Diseases of the Aorta
    • Imaging: Peripheral Vascular Disease
    • Imaging: Prevention and Rehabilitation

Arrhythmias, General

  • Arrhythmias, General – Pathophysiology and Mechanisms
  • Arrhythmias, General – Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome
  • Arrhythmias, General – Diagnostic Methods
  • Arrhythmias, General – Treatment
  • Arrhythmias, General – Prevention
  • Arrhythmias, General – Clinical

Atrial Fibrillation

  • Atrial Fibrillation - Pathophysiology and Mechanisms
  • Atrial Fibrillation - Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome
  • Atrial Fibrillation - Diagnostic Methods
  • Atrial Fibrillation - Treatment
  • Atrial Fibrillation - Stroke Prevention
    • Oral Anticoagulation
  • Atrial Fibrillation - Stroke Treatment
  • Atrial Fibrillation - Prevention
  • Atrial Fibrillation - Clinical

Supraventricular Tachycardia (non-AF)

  • Supraventricular Tachycardia (non-AF) - Pathophysiology and Mechanisms
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia (non-AF) - Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia (non-AF) - Diagnostic Methods
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia (non-AF) - Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia (non-AF) - Prevention
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia (non-AF) - Clinical

Syncope and Bradycardia

  • Syncope and Bradycardia - Pathophysiology and Mechanisms
  • Syncope and Bradycardia - Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome
  • Syncope and Bradycardia - Diagnostic Methods
  • Syncope and Bradycardia - Treatment
  • Syncope and Bradycardia - Prevention
  • Syncope and Bradycardia - Clinical

Ventricular Arrhythmias and Sudden Cardiac Death (SCD)

  • Ventricular Arrhythmias and SCD - Pathophysiology and Mechanisms
    • Coronary Artery Disease
    • Dilated Cardiomyopathy and Non-ischemic Heart Failure
    • Ventricular Arrhythmias and SCD - Pathophysiology and Mechanisms: Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy
    • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
    • Ventricular Arrhythmias and SCD - Pathophysiology and Mechanisms: Ion Channel Disorders
    • Long QT Syndrome
    • Brugada Syndrome
    • Gene Variants
  • Ventricular Arrhythmias and SCD - Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome
    • Ventricular Arrhythmias and SCD - Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome: Epidemiology
    • Ventricular Arrhythmias and SCD - Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome: Risk Factors and Risk Assessment
  • Ventricular Arrhythmias and SCD - Diagnostic Methods
  • Ventricular Arrhythmias and SCD - Treatment
  • Ventricular Arrhythmias and SCD - Prevention
  • Ventricular Arrhythmias and SCD - Clinical

Device Therapy

Chronic Heart Failure

  • Chronic Heart Failure – Pathophysiology and Mechanisms
  • Chronic Heart Failure – Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome
  • Chronic Heart Failure – Diagnostic Methods
    • Chronic Heart Failure – Diagnostic Methods: Biomarkers
    • Chronic Heart Failure – Diagnostic Methods: Imaging
      • Chronic Heart Failure – Diagnostic Methods: Imaging - Echocardiography
      • Chronic Heart Failure – Diagnostic Methods: Imaging - Cardiac Magnetic Resonance
  • Chronic Heart Failure – Treatment
    • Chronic Heart Failure: Lifestyle Modification
    • Chronic Heart Failure: Pharmacotherapy
    • Chronic Heart Failure: Rehabilitation
    • Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD)
    • Resynchronization Therapy
    • Ventricular Assist Devices
    • Heart Transplantation
    • Chronic Heart Failure: Multidisciplinary Interventions
  • Chronic Heart Failure – Prevention
  • Chronic Heart Failure - Clinical
      • Chronic Heart Failure: Comorbidities - Anemia/Iron Deficiency
      • Chronic Heart Failure: Comorbidities - Cancer
      • Chronic Heart Failure: Comorbidities - Cerebrovascular disease
      • Chronic Heart Failure: Comorbidities - Chronic Kidney Disease
      • Chronic Heart Failure: Comorbidities - Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
      • Chronic Heart Failure: Comorbidities - Dementia/Depression
      • Chronic Heart Failure: Comorbidities - Diabetes
      • Chronic Heart Failure: Comorbidities - Frailty
      • Chronic Heart Failure: Comorbidities - Muscular Dystrophy
      • Chronic Heart Failure: Comorbidities - Sleep Apnea

Acute Heart Failure

Coronary Artery Disease (Chronic)

  • Coronary Artery Disease – Pathophysiology and Mechanisms
  • Coronary Artery Disease – Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome
  • Coronary Artery Disease – Diagnostic Methods
  • Coronary Artery Disease – Treatment
    • Coronary Artery Disease: Lifestyle Modification
    • Coronary Artery Disease: Pharmacotherapy
    • Coronary Artery Disease: Treatment, Revascularization
  • Coronary Artery Disease – Prevention
  • Coronary Artery Disease - Clinical
  • Non-Atherosclerotic Coronary Abnormalities

Acute Coronary Syndromes

  • Acute Coronary Syndromes; Pathophysiology
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes – Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes – Diagnostic Methods
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes – Treatment
    • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Lifestyle Modification
    • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Pharmacotherapy
      • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Antiplatelet Agents
      • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Thrombolysis/Fibrinolysis
      • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Statins
    • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Treatment, Revascularization
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes – Prevention
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes - Clinical

Acute Cardiac Care

Valvular Heart Disease

  • Valvular Heart Disease – Pathophysiology and Mechanisms
  • Valvular Heart Disease – Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome
  • Valvular Heart Disease – Diagnostic Methods
  • Valvular Heart Disease – Treatment
    • Valvular Heart Disease: Surgery
  • Valvular Heart Disease – Prevention
  • Valvular Heart Disease – Clinical

Infective Endocarditis

  • Infective Endocarditis – Pathophysiology and Mechanisms
  • Infective Endocarditis – Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome
  • Infective Endocarditis – Diagnostic Methods
  • Infective Endocarditis – Treatment
  • Infective Endocarditis – Prevention

Myocardial Disease

  • Myocardial Disease – Pathophysiology and Mechanisms
  • Myocardial Disease – Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome
  • Myocardial Disease – Diagnostic Methods
  • Myocardial Disease – Treatment
  • Myocardial Disease – Prevention
  • Myocardial Disease – Clinical
    • Myocarditis
    • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
    • Dilative Cardiomyopathy
    • Restrictive Cardiomyopathy and Loeffler´s Disease
    • Myocardial Disease – Clinical: Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Infiltrative Myocardial Disease
      • Amyloid Heart Disease
      • Cardiac Sarcoidosis
      • Fabry´s Disease
      • Mucopolysaccharidosis (MPS)
    • Chagas Disease
    • Tako-Tsubo Cardiomyopathy
    • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
    • Ventricular Non-compaction

Pericardial Disease

  • Pericardial Disease – Pathophysiology and Mechanisms
  • Pericardial Disease – Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome
  • Pericardial Disease – Diagnostic Methods
  • Pericardial Disease – Treatment
  • Pericardial Disease – Prevention
  • Pericardial Disease – Clinical

Tumors of the Heart

Congenital Heart Disease and Pediatric Cardiology

  • Congenital Heart Disease – Pathophysiology and Mechanisms
  • Congenital Heart Disease – Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome
  • Congenital Heart Disease – Diagnostic Methods
  • Congenital Heart Disease – Treatment
    • Congenital Heart Disease: Lifestyle Modification
    • Congenital Heart Disease: Pharmacotherapy
    • Congenital Heart Disease: Intervention
    • Congenital Heart Disease: Surgery
  • Congenital Heart Disease – Prevention
  • Congenital Heart Disease – Clinical
  • Pediatric Cardiology

Pulmonary Circulation, Pulmonary Embolism, Right Heart Failure

  • Pulmonary Circulation, Pulmonary Embolism, Right Heart Failure – Pathophysiology and Mechanisms
  • Pulmonary Circulation, Pulmonary Embolism, Right Heart Failure – Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome
  • Pulmonary Circulation, Pulmonary Embolism, Right Heart Failure – Diagnostic Methods
  • Pulmonary Circulation, Pulmonary Embolism, Right Heart Failure - Treatment
  • Pulmonary Circulation, Pulmonary Embolism, Right Heart Failure - Prevention
  • Pulmonary Circulation, Pulmonary Embolism, Right Heart Failure – Clinical

Diseases of the Aorta

  • Diseases of the Aorta - Pathophysiology and Mechanisms
  • Diseases of the Aorta - Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome
  • Diseases of the Aorta - Diagnostic Methods
  • Diseases of the Aorta - Treatment
    • Diseases of the Aorta Lifestyle Modification
    • Diseases of the Aorta: Pharmacotherapy
    • Diseases of the Aorta: Intervention
    • Diseases of the Aorta: Surgery
  • Diseases of the Aorta - Prevention
  • Diseases of the Aorta - Clinical

Peripheral Vascular and Cerebrovascular Disease

  • Peripheral Vascular and Cerebrovascular Disease – Pathophysiology and Mechanisms
  • Peripheral Vascular and Cerebrovascular Disease – Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome
  • Peripheral Vascular and Cerebrovascular Disease – Diagnostic Methods
  • Peripheral Vascular and Cerebrovascular Disease - Treatment
    • Peripheral Vascular and Cerebrovascular Disease: Lifestyle Modification
    • Peripheral Vascular and Cerebrovascular Disease: Pharmacotherapy
  • Peripheral Vascular and Cerebrovascular Disease – Prevention
  • Peripheral Vascular and Cerebrovascular Disease – Clinical

Stroke

  • Stroke – Pathophysiology and Mechanisms
  • Stroke – Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome
  • Stroke - Diagnostic Methods
  • Stroke - Treatment
  • Stroke - Prevention
  • Stroke – Clinical
  • Heart and Brain Interaction

Interventional Cardiology

Cardiovascular Surgery

Hypertension

  • Hypertension – Pathophysiology and Mechanisms
    • Target Organ Damage/ Left Ventricular Hypertrophy
    • Renin-Angiotensin System
    • Endocrine Hypertension
    • Renal Artery Stenosis / Autonomic Nervous System
  • Hypertension – Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome
  • Hypertension – Diagnostic Methods
  • Hypertension – Treatment
    • Hypertension: Lifestyle Modification
    • Hypertension: Pharmacotherapy
    • Hypertension: Device Treatment and Intervention
      • Renal Denervation
      • Hypertension: Device Treatment and Intervention, Other
  • Hypertension – Prevention
  • Hypertension – Clinical

Risk Factors and Prevention

  • Risk Factors and Prevention – Epidemiology
  • Risk Factors and Prevention – Cardiovascular Risk Assessment
    • Prevention – Cardiovascular Risk Assessment: Scores
    • Prevention – Cardiovascular Risk Assessment: Biomarkers
    • Prevention – Cardiovascular Risk Assessment: Imaging
    • Prevention – Cardiovascular Risk Assessment, Other
  • Secondary Prevention
  • Lipids
    • Lipids: Drug therapy
  • Tobacco
  • Obesity
  • Diabetes and the Heart
    • Diabetes and the Heart: Pathophysiology
    • Metabolic Syndrome, Insulin, Insulin Resistance
    • Diabetes and the Heart: Pharmacotherapy
    • Diabetes and the Heart: PCI and Surgery
  • Environmental and Occupational Aspects of Heart Disease
    • Environmental Aspects of Heart Disease
    • Occupational Aspects of Heart Disease
  • Stress, Psycho-Social and Cultural Aspects of Heart Disease
  • Depression and Heart Disease
  • Nutrition, Malnutrition and Heart Disease
  • Physical Inactivity and Exercise
    • Prevention: Physical Inactivity
    • Prevention: Exercise
  • Sleep Disorders
    • Sleep Apnea

Rehabilitation and Sports Cardiology

  • Exercise Testing
    • Spiroergometry
  • Cardiovascular Rehabilitation
    • Rehabilitation: Exercise Programmes
    • Rehabilitation: Education
    • Rehabilitation: Outcomes
  • Sports Cardiology
    • Athlete´s Heart
    • Sports Cardiology: Electrocardiography (ECG)
    • Sports Cardiology: Arrhythmias
    • Sudden Death in Sports
    • Pre-Competition Screening and Sports Eligibility
    • Cardiovascular Effects of Substance Abuse/Doping

Cardiovascular Disease in Special Populations

  • Cardiovascular Disease in Primary Care
  • Cardiovascular Disease in Women
  • Cardiovascular Disease in Special Populations: Pediatric Cardiology
  • Non-cardiac Surgery/Pre-surgical Assessment
  • Cardiovascular Disease in the Elderly
  • Cardio-Oncology
  • Pregnancy and Cardiovascular Disease
  • HIV and Cardiovascular Disease
  • Renal Failure and Cardiovascular Disease
  • Neurologic Disorders and Heart Disease
  • Psychiatric Disorders and Heart Disease
  • Autoimmune/Chronic Inflammatory Disorders and Heart Disease
  • Substance Abuse and Cardiovascular Disease

Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapy

  • Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy
    • Aldosterone Antagonists
    • Antiarrhythmic Pharmacotherapy
    • Angiotensin-Renin-Bradykinine System
    • Anticoagulants
    • Antiplatelet Drugs
    • Beta Blockers
    • Calcium Channel Blockers
    • Diuretics
    • Nitrates
    • Lipid-Lowering Agents
      • Statins
      • Cholesterol Resorption Antagonists
      • LDL-Receptor Antagonists
      • PCSK9-Antagonists
    • Anti-Diabetic Pharmacotherapy
  • Pharmacogenetics
  • Biotherapies
  • Cardiotoxicity of Drugs

Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions

  • Acute Nursing Care
  • Chronic Nursing Care
  • Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions – Advanced Clinical Practice
  • Allied Professions in Cardiovascular Care

e-Cardiology / Digital Health

  • Image Processing and Imaging Standards
  • Cardiovascular Signal Processing
  • ECG and Arrhythmia Analysis
  • Computer Modeling and Simulation
  • Digital Health
    • Remote Patient Monitoring and Telemedicine
    • Hospital Information Systems
    • Digital Health: Big Data Analysis
    • e-Health
    • m-Health

Public Health and Health Economics

  • Public Health
  • Health Policy
  • Health Economics

Research Methodology

  • Biostatistics
  • Research Methodology: Big Data Analysis
  • Cardiovascular Epidemiology
  • Trial Design
  • Research Ethics

Basic Science

  • Basic Science - Cardiovascular Development and Anatomy
    • Basic Science - Cardiovascular Development and Anatomy: Stem Cells, Cell Cycle, Cell Senescence, Cell Death
    • Basic Science - Cardiovascular Development and Anatomy: Genetics, Epigenetics, ncRNA
  • Basic Science - Cardiac Biology and Physiology
    • Stem Cells, Cell Cycle, Cell Senescence, Cell Death
    • Basic Science - Cardiac Biology and Physiology: Genetics, Epigenetics, ncRNA
    • Basic Science - Cardiac Biology and Physiology: Signal Transduction, Mechano-Transduction
    • Basic Science - Cardiac Biology and Physiology: Ion Channels, Electrophysiology
    • Basic Science - Cardiac Biology and Physiology: Mitochondria
    • Basic Science - Cardiac Biology and Physiology: Microvesicles, Exosomes
    • Basic Science - Cardiac Biology and Physiology: Metabolism
    • Basic Science - Cardiac Biology and Physiology: Leukocytes, Inflammation, Immunity
    • Basic Science - Cardiac Biology and Physiology: Biomaterials, Tissue Engineering
  • Basic Science - Cardiac Diseases
    • Ischemia, Infarction, Cardioprotection
    • Basic Science - Cardiac Diseases: Cardiac Hypertrophy
    • Basic Science - Cardiac Diseases:Heart Failure
    • Basic Science - Cardiac Diseases: Arrhythmias
    • Basic Science - Cardiac Diseases: Cardiomyopathies
    • Basic Science - Cardiac Diseases: Valvular Heart Disease
    • Basic Science - Cardiac Diseases: Congenital Heart Disease
    • Basic Science - Cardiac Diseases: Leukocytes, Inflammation, Immunity
    • Basic Science - Cardiac Diseases: Fibrosis
    • Basic Science - Cardiac Diseases: Drugs, Drug Targets
    • Basic Science - Cardiac Diseases: Gene Therapy, Cell Therapy
    • Basic Science - Cardiac Diseases: Biomarkers
  • Basic Science - Vascular Biology and Physiology
    • Stem Cells, Cell Cycle, Cell Senescence, Cell Death
    • Basic Science - Vascular Biology and Physiology: Genetics, Epigenetics, ncRNA
    • Basic Science - Vascular Biology and Physiology: Signal Transduction, Mechano-Transduction
    • Vascular Tone, Permeability, Microcirculation
    • Vascular Biology and Physiology: Ion Channels, Electrophysiology
    • Basic Science - Vascular Biology and Physiology: Mitochondria
    • Basic Science - Vascular Biology and Physiology: Microvesicles, Exosomes
    • Lipids, Metabolism
    • Platelets, Haemostasis, Coagulation
    • Basic Science - Vascular Biology and Physiology: Leukocytes, Inflammation, Immunity
    • Basic Science - Vascular Biology and Physiology: Biomaterials, Tissue Engineering
  • Basic Science - Vascular Diseases
    • Microcirculation, Angiogenesis, Arteriogenesis
    • Atherosclerosis, Cerebrovascular Diseases, Aneurysm, Restenosis
    • Hypertension, Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Thrombosis, Bleeding
    • Lipid Metabolism, Metabolic Syndrome, Diabetes
    • Basic Science - Vascular Diseases: Leukocytes, Inflammation, Immunity
    • Basic Science - Vascular Diseases: Fibrosis
    • Basic Science - Vascular Diseases: Drugs, Drug Targets
    • Basic Science - Vascular Diseases: Gene Therapy, Cell Therapy
    • Basic Science - Vascular Diseases: Biomarkers

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Abstract submission is now open. The deadline to submit is 15 November.

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