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Volume 3

Diseases of the Aorta

The Media Task Force of the ESC Council on Cardiovascular Genomics is pleased to present you with this collection of resources on Aortic Disease:

Stefan Kaab

Alessia Argira

Silvia Castelletti

Antoine Bondue

Francisco Bermudez

Robert-Daniel Adam

Emanuele Monda

Expert interview

Professor Antoine Bondue interviews Professor Julie de Backer and Professor Bart Loeys on Familial Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms

Watch the video

How-to article

How to.... measure the Aorta in the setting of genetic aortic disease 

Find out how!


The aortic vascular smooth muscle cell: one name but many facies...

Read the article

Clinical case

Aortic Root Dilation In Competitive Athletes

Consult the case

Quiz on genetic aortic diseases

How well do you know the 2020 ESC Guidelines for the Management of Adult Congenital Heart Disease?

Take the quiz