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Clinical Practice Guidelines at ESC Congress 2013

Major new European Guidelines will be presented by the respective Task Force Chaipersons.

The CPG will present a Guidelines overview session on Sunday 1 September followed by dedicated Guidelines sessions on SCAD, Pacing, Diabetes and Arterial Hypertension.

Date Sessions/interviews Presenters
Sunday, 1 Sept. ESC Guidelines 2013 overview

Webcast, slide, report
J.L. Zamorano Gomez (SP), S. Achenbach (DE)
Sunday, 1 Sept. New 2013 ESC Guidelines on Stable Coronary Artery Disease

Webcast, slide, report
G. Montelascot (FR), U Sechtem (DE)
Monday, 2 Sept. ESC Guidelines in Cardiac Pacing and CRT

Webcast, slide, report
P.E. Vardas (GR), A. Auricchio (IT)
Monday, 2 Sept. ESC Guidelines on Diabetes, Pre-diabetes and CVD

Webcast, slide, report
L. Ryden (SW), P. Grant (UK)
Tuesday, 3 Sept. The 2013 ESC/ESH Guidelines on Arterial Hypertension

Webcast, slide, report
P. E. Vardas (GR), J. Redon (ES)

Meet the Task Forces I and II
Questions and answers to the panellists.

A Face to face interchange between the practitioners who will be using the Guidelines on a daily basis the makers of those Guidelines.

Date Sessions Presenters
Monday, 2 Sept. Stable Coronary Artery Disease
U. Sechtem (DE) TFMs

J. L. Zamorano Gomez (SP), A. Vahanian (FR)
Monday, 2 Sept. Cardiac Pacing CRT
M. Brignole (IT), G. Montalescot (FR) TFMs

J. L. Zamorano Gomez (SP), A. Vahanian (FR)
Tuesday, 3 Sept. Diabetes in CVD
L Ryden (SE) TFMs

A. Vahanian (FR), S. Achenbach (DE)
Tuesday, 3 Sept. Arterial Hypertension
R. Fagard BE), G. Mancia (IT) TFMs

A. Vahanian (FR), S. Achenbach (DE)

Don't miss - ESC Cardiology Quiz

The delegations from three different renowned centres in the competition will be submitted to a series of questions and tests about different topics in Cardiology.

Mainly driven by a didactic review of the ESC guidelines, the quiz will focus in the most interesting, the most polemic or the most recently updated issues.

Sunday 1 September 2013 from 16:30 to18:00 in Room London (Village 9)

 - For the first time, delegates will be able to follow the “Guidelines into Practice” track, designed to support cardiologists in the implementation of the Guidelines in their daily practice.

Other Guidelines activities ESC Congress 2013

  • Press releases
  • Articles in Congress News
  • Stand activities with the dissemination of ESC Pocket Guidelines 2013 to ESC Members and the downloads corner for all attendees with the electronic versions of the Pocket Guidelines for iPhone, smartphone and Android. with the dissemination of ESC to ESC Members and the for all attendees with the electronic versions of the Pocket Guidelines.

ESC TV 2013 - What's new in the ESC clinical practice guidelines? SCAD, pacing, hypertension and diabetes