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Practice Guideline Track on Acute and Chronic Heart Failure

Guidelines into Practice

Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy
Chronic Heart Failure
Acute Heart Failure
Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy
Heart Failure


Contributors:  Special thanks to Justyna Krzysztofik and Daan Westenbrink

Based on the 2016 ESC Guidelines on Acute and Chronic Heart Failure

Webinars on this topic

 2016 ESC webinar on "New ESC Heart Failure guidelines: what is new in the management of heart failure?" streamed live on 19 Sept 2016: Watch the recording.

Update - ESC Congress 2017

Part 1 - Overview of the Guidelines

Session title Slides Webcast
ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines 2016 - One year after    
Meet the Guidelines task force - Valvular heart disease    
New since the last Guidelines: recent scientific developments in chronic heart failure.    
Advanced heart failure, making the right choice    
On the cutting edge of heart failure management: 2017: My heart failure patient in 2017: never too early and never stable!    
What do the guidelines recommend?    
My heart failure patient in 2017: how did we do?    
Medical treatment of chronic heart failure - Recommendations for clinical practice    
Top ten messages from the 2016 heart failure guidelines.    

 

Part 2 - Topics in focus

Session title Slides Webcast
Patient selection criteria for heart transplantation in the era of VADs.    
Management of heart failure - Thinking ahead: Heart failure: new concepts for optimal drug therapy    
Management of heart failure - Device therapy for heart failure - Recent developments.    
Management of heart failure - Indications for mechanical support and heart transplantation - State of the Art    
CMR to determine the aetiology of heart failure    
How to establish the diagnosis of HFpEF    
Palliation and end of life care in end-stage heart failure    
Myocarditis: when to biopsy, when to treat?    
When to do genetic testing and family screening in patients with heart failure and cardiomyopathy    
Heart failure: when should rare cardiomyopathies be considered?    
Should we abandon EF to stratify heart failure treatment?    

ESC Congress 2016

Part 1 - Overview of the Guidelines

Session title Slides Webcast
The new ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure. Diagnosis and new classification    
The new ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure. Management of chronic heart failure: pharmacology     
The new ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure. Management of chronic heart failure devices and interventions    
The new ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure. Acute heart failure    
Meet the Guidelines Task Force - Heart failure    
ESC Guidelines 2016 - Overview: Heart failure - Part 1    
ESC Guidelines 2016 - Overview: Heart failure - Part 2    
ESC Congress Highlights: Best of Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathies    
ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines 2016- Highlights: Heart Failure    

Part 2 - Topics in focus

Topic/Section Session title Slides Webcast
Heart failure Drug therapy in heart failure: State of the art in drug therapy in chronic heart failure    
Hypertension Pharmacotherapy of heart failure: The treatment of patients with advanced heart failure    
Heart failure Advanced heart failure - Management update 2016: Optimal medical therapy    
Cardiac imaging Imaging heart failure: Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction - What do the Guidelines say?    
Heart failure Cardiac and non-cardiac causes of suspected HFpEF    
Hypertension New therapies for heart failure with preserved ejection fraction    
Heart failure Future direction for research in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction    
Heart failure Dealing with comorbidities in heart failure: the way forward to individualised medicine: Renal dysfunction    
Heart failure Diabetes management in heart failure    
Heart failure Anemia or iron deficiency: what is the real problem?    
Heart failure What a cardiologist should know about heart failure with comorbidities: Management of heart failure with worsening renal function    
Heart failure Optimizing heart failure care: each step, each beat, each visit: Heart failure patients' journey: each step counts    
Heart Failure Common difficult decisions in heart failure: LVEF 37% and fully treated, increase heart rate, increased BNP, and QRS of 141ms - What to do? What do the Guidelines say?    

 

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