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Uncommon causes of myocardial infarction

ESC webinar on general cardiology

27/05/2019 18:00 27/05/2019 19:00 Europe/Paris Uncommon causes of myocardial infarction European Society of Cardiology DD/MM/YYYY
European Society of Cardiology
Myocardial Disease
Cardiac Arrest
ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI)
Non-ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction (NSTEMI)


Join Prof. Holger Thiele, Prof. Alessandro Sionis and Prof. Kristian Thygesen

Focus on

After the webinar participants will be able to:

  • distinguish between myocardial injury and myocardial infarction (MI)
  • distinguish between acute myocardial injury with/without myocardial ischaemia and chronic myocardial injury
  • distinguish between acute myocardial injury related to either acute coronary athero-thrombosis (MI type 1) or to an imbalance between myocardial oxygen supply/demand secondary to underlying stressor(s) (MI type 2)
  • distinguish between procedural related myocardial injury and procedural related myocardial infarction (MI types 4a or 5)

This webinar aims at the dissemination of the Fourth Universal Definition of MI and Myocardial Injury 



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thiele_holger-2015.jpgProfessor Holger Thiele, FESC
University of Luebeck
Internal Medicine/Cardiology/Angiology
Luebeck, Germany

Sionis-Alessandro-2015.jpgAssociate Professor Alessandro Sionis, FESC
Cardiology Department
Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau
Barcelona, Spain


thygesen-kristian.jpgProfessor Kristian Thygesen
Cardiology Department
Aarhus University Hospital
Aarhus, Denmark

Session information

This webinar addresses general cardiologists but also cardiologists wishing to update their scientific knowledge on the topic.

During the webinar, you will be encouraged to send your questions by chat and interact with our key opinion leaders who will provide live feedback.

Technical settings

The webinar is available on PC and tablets. The use of a smartphone is not recommended.

To answer the MCQs during the live, you must allow pop-up windows.

A high-speed Internet connection is required (minimum 2 Mbps).