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Mechanical Circulatory Support - Advanced Heart Failure

HFA webinar

26/02/2019 18:00 26/02/2019 19:00 Europe/Paris Mechanical Circulatory Support - Advanced Heart Failure Heart Failure Association of the ESC DD/MM/YYYY
Heart Failure Association
Heart Failure

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Learning objectives

Identify the patients who may need mechanical circulatory support and find the best possible strategies for the implementation of MCS in Heart Failure Centres.


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Get more! Doctor Maria Frigerio and Dr Tuvia ben Gal answer your questions



2019-Frigerio-Maria.jpgDoctor Maria Frigerio
Grande Ospedale Metropolitano Niguarda
Cardiology Department
Milan, Italy

ben gal_tuvia-2016.jpgDr Tuvia ben Gal
Rabin Medical Center (Beilinson Campus)
Cardiology Department
Petach Tikva, Israel


Petar Seferovic.jpgProfessor Petar M. Seferović, MD, PhD, FESC, FACC
President, Heart Failure Association of the ESC
Professor, University of Belgrade Faculty of Medicine and
Heart Failure Center
Belgrade, Serbia


Session information

This webinar addresses cardiologists involved in the management of advanced HF patients.

Educational outcome :

Education of the heart failure community on advanced heart failure and:

  • Current management based on ESC/HFA Guidelines and on the new position paper
  • Identify the limits of drug therapy in patients who are progressively deteriorating
  • How to identify patients who may benefit most from MCS
  • What are the most up-to-date therapeutic options for advanced mechanical therapies
  • Indications for LVAD as a bridge or destination therapy

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).