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ESC Heart & Stroke 2019

2nd International Conference of the ESC Council on Stroke

25/01/2019 00:00 26/01/2019 00:00 Europe/Paris ESC Heart & Stroke 2019 ESC Council on Stroke contact@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
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Summary

After the success of the 2018 ESC Heart & Brain Workshop in Prague, Czech Republic, the ESC Council on Stroke is proud to announce the 2019 enhanced edition of this event.



The event will take place in Berlin, Germany, on 25 and 26 January 2019.

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Second International Conference of the European Society of Cardiology Council on Stroke

Debates, case panels, symposia, industry exhibition and more interactivity will be on the programme throughout the two-day conference.

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Preliminary Programme

Programme committee:

  • Wolfram Dohner
  • Alison Halliday
  • Martin Köhrmann
  • Mikael Mazighi
  • Afzal Sohaib
  • Isabelle Van Gelder
  • Petr Widimsky

Friday 25 January 2019

9:00 - 9:15: Welcome & Introduction

9:15 - 10:30: Plenary session: Young clinician session

  • Acute stroke, what the cardiologist should know (12min)
  • Cardiac complications in acute stroke (12min)
  • Arteriosclerosis, statins and stroke prevention (12min)
  • High risk carotid plaque detection by modern imaging (12min)
  • Patients with high risk of stroke: is antiplatelet therapy enough? (12min)

10:30 - 11:00: Break

11:00 - 12:30: Great debate Pro/Contra I - Arrhythmias and stroke

  • Ablation of AF can prevent stroke - YES (10 min)
  • Ablation of AF can prevent stroke - NO (10 min)

Great debate Pro/Contra II

  • Do we need better AF detection – YES (ESUS failed) (10 min)
  • Do we need better AF detection - NO (ESUS works) (10 min)
  • ECG monitoring after stroke: how long? how frequently? in every stroke patient? (12min)
  • AF burden - the new marker of stroke risk  (12min)

12:30 - 14:00: Lunch

14:00 - 15:15: Symposium: The stroke unit Session

  • Case presentation: Cardiac complication on the stroke unit (15 min)
  • Anticoagulation after acute stroke – when/ how to start (12min)
  • Blood pressure management in acute stroke (12 min)

Keynote lecture - The Stroke Heart Syndrome (25 min)

When stroke hits the heart. Troponin elevation and other problems (10 min)

15:15 - 15:30: Break

15:30 - 17:00: Great debate Pro/Contra III - Cardiac interventions and stroke

  • Cryptogenic stroke with PFO – ready to close? - YES (10 min)
  • Cryptogenic stroke with PFO – ready to close? - NO (10 min)
  • Presentation of Martin Köhrmann, / alt. G Ntaios (ESO Board) (12min)
  • LAA occlusion – Case presentation and current data (12min)
  • Stroke in evolution and carotid stenosis – Management and priorities (12min)
  • Talk (12min)

17:00 - 17:15: Break

17:15 - 18:30: Sponsored symposia

19:00 - 21:00: Networking event

Saturday 26 January 2019

9:00 - 10:30:

Hot topics debate: The role of interventional cardiologists in stroke treatment

  • Thrombectomy in stroke can be performed only by neuroradiologists or neurologists (10 min)
  • Interventional cardiologists with carotid stenting experience should be involved in acute stroke treatment (10 min)
  • Stroke due to cardiac interventions – how big are the risks we take (12 min)
  • Stroke as complication in TAVI and catheter intervention (12 min)
  • Stroke protection in cardiovascular surgery: what are the option (12 min)
  • Talk (12 min)

10:30 - 10:50: Break

10:50 - 12:20: Workshop session - Clinical cases and Guidelines

  • Workshop 1 Carotid stenosis but asymptomatic: operate or stent and when?
  • Workshop 2 Aortic stenosis in the elderly: TAVI or surgery
  • Workshop 3 Anticoagulation in a complex patient (e.g. KHK±PCI + AF)

12:20 - 12:50: Plenary session - Summary and take home

  • Wrap-up of Workshops
  • Summary and concluding remarks

13:00: Lunch

View the resources of the ESC 2018 Heart & Brain Workshop