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Educational resources

Council on Hypertension

Consult the educational resources from ESC Congress and Cardiopulse articles.

ESC Congress 2017 resources

Highlights on hypertension

Watch this highlight session presented by Prof. Giovanni De Simone.

Discussant review: SPYRAL HTN OFF-MED Study

Watch this hot line session presented by Prof. Bryan Williams

Learn more about the SPYRAL HTN OFF-MED Study

 Diagnosis and management of target organ damage in hypertension

Watch these sessions organised by the Council on Hypertension


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Focus on blood pressure

 How to measure blood pressure

View these presentations chaired by Prof. Renata Cifkova and Prof. Giuseppe Mancia 

Mobile health applications to improve blood pressure control

Watch Prof. Gianfranco Parati presentation

Blood pressure targets: is 120 too low?

Watch this debate session


Review of the study on "Amiloride/hydrochlorothiazide versus individual diuretic effects on glucose tolerance and blood pressure"

Watch the presentation

Joint sessions

Joint session with the Romanian Society of Hypertension during the Congress of the Romanian Society of Hypertension in Bucharest - 17 September 2016

Discover Antonio Coca's presentation: What target blood pressure levels are the optimal for cardiovascular prevention?

Discover Renata Cifkova presentation: Hypertension in teenagers

Joint session with the Working Group on Cardiovascumar Pharmacotherapy at EuroCVP 2016 Congress in Tel Aviv - 29-30 May 2016

Discover Antonio Coca's presentation: The best therapy for resistant hypertension after the Pathway study  

Cardiopulse articles

The CardioPulse articles published in the European Heart Journal cover the following topics:

  • The European Society of Cardiology Council on Hypertension
  • The SPRINT trial results
  • The use of devices to treat hypertension
  • Dr Melvin Lobo, MBChB, PhD, FRCP, FBHS
  • Catheter-based renal denervation for hypertension treatment: update 2015
  • Noise pollution and arterial hypertension
  • Rene Laennec lecture on clinical cardiology, at European Society of Cardiology Congress 2015


Read the CardioPulse articles.

European Heart Journal (2016) 37, 924–936 doi:10.1093/eurheartj/ehw016

ESC TV: Expert words

AHA 2017 - Hypertension guidelines

Ambulatory pressure monitoring - challenges in hypertension

With Bryan Williams, Paolo Verdecchia and Kazuomi Kario

Renal denervation update and device therapies for resistant hypertension

With Bryan Williams and Felix Mahfoud

ESC/ERS Guidelines - Pulmonary Hypertension

With Miguel Angel Gomez Sanchez, Antonio Vaz Carneiro, Nazzareno Galié and Marc Humbert  

Hypertension treatment

 New tools in the evaluation of hypertension

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 Diagnosis and management of target organ damage in hypertension

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Current challenges and future perspectives in hypertension

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Hypertension, CVD prevention & device-based treatments

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Use of beta blockers to treat hypertension: debate between Prof. Williams and Prof. Krum

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 Patient assessment in the treatment of hypertension

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Arterial stiffness can be considered a marker of microvascular damage

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The treatment of hypertension in new frontiers

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Renovascular hypertension: how, when and if to intervene

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 Hypertension in young women: from pre-conception through pregnancy

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