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Clinical Practice Guidelines at ESC Congress 2014

The CPG will present a Guidelines overview session on Sunday 31 August followed by dedicated Guidelines sessions on Myocardial Revascularization, Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, Aortic Diseases, Non-Cardiac Surgery and Acute Pulmonary Embolism.

Date Sessions/Interviews Presenters
Sunday 31 Aug ESC Guidelines 2014 overview J L Zamorano & S Achenback
Sunday 31 Aug 2014 ESC/EACTS Guidelines on Myocardial Revasculrization S Windecker & P H Kolh
Monday 1 Sept. 2014 ESC Guidelines on Diagnosis & Management of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy H Watkins & A A Hagege
 Monday 1 Sept. 2014 ESC Guidelines on Aortic Diseases  R Erbel & V Aboyans
Tuesday 2 Sept. 2014 ESC/ESA Guidelines on Non-Cardiac Surgery: Cardiovascular Assessment & Management  J M Knuuti & S D Kristensen
 Tuesday 2 Sept.  2014 Acute Pulmonary Embolism  S Konstantinides & A Torbicki

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

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

Date Sessions/Interviews Chairpersons
Sunday 31 Aug Meet the Task Force I - ESC/EACTS on Myocardial Revascularization W Wijns & S Achenback
Monday 1  Sept. Meet the Task Force II - Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy N Nihoyannopoulos & P Lancellotti
Monday 1 Sept Meet the Task Force II - Aortic Diseases V Aboyans & R Erbel
Tuesday 2 Sept. Meet the Task Force III -  Non-Cardiac Surgery J L Zamorano &  M F Piepoli
Tuesday 2 Sept. Meet the Task Force III -  Acute Pulmonary Embolism SV Konstantinides & A Torbicki


For the second 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 2014