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Non-ST elevation acute coronary syndromes : what is new in the 2015 ESC Guidelines?

ESC webinar on general cardiology

14/12/2015 18:00 14/12/2015 19:00 Europe/Paris Non-ST elevation acute coronary syndromes : what is new in the 2015 ESC Guidelines?

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Non-ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction (NSTEMI)

Focus on

1. To be familiar to with the 0 h/1 diagnostic algorithm  for NSTEMI using high-sensitivity cardiac troponins
2. To stratify patients according to their risk of arrhythmias and assign a duration of cardiac rhythm monitoring
3. To know the delays to coronary angiography according to patient's characteristics
4. To be familiar with the impact of access site for coronnary angiography and PCI on outcomes
5. To know the antiplatelet agents of choice as well as initiation and duration of dual antiplatelet therapy in the different managemennt scenarios (conservative, PCI, CABG)
6. To know how to handle antipplatelet therapy in patients requiring oral anticoagulation
7. to recognise the mainstays of secondary prevention

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Part 1


Part 2


Professor Marco Roffi (speaker)

Professor Kurt Huber (host)

Session information

This webinar is based on the 2015 ESC/ESA Guidelines on Acute Coronary Syndromes (ACS) in patients presenting without persistent ST-segment elevation (Management of).

This webinar is an online interactive broadcast.  The format includes case-based presentations, online assessment and live Q&A with the key opinion leaders.

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

Technical settings

The webinar is available on PC and Tablets. The use of smartphone is not recommended. For the best viewing experience, a high speed Internet connection is required (a minima 2 Mbps).