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The trial of the trials: AUGUSTUS vs ENTRUST AF PCI: from trial design to clinical implications

ACVC Webinar

28/09/2020 18:00 28/09/2020 19:00 Europe/Paris The trial of the trials: AUGUSTUS vs ENTRUST AF PCI: from trial design to clinical implications

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Association for Acute CardioVascular Care DD/MM/YYYY
Coronary Artery Disease (Chronic)
Acute Cardiovascular Care Association
Atrial Fibrillation
Coronary Artery Disease, Acute Coronary Syndromes, Acute Cardiac Care
Acute Coronary Syndromes


Join Dr. Sergio Leonardi, Prof. Pascal Vranckx and Prof. Kurt Huber.

Free for everyone

Focus on

Direct oral anticoagulants are increasingly used in patients with atrial fibrillation for the prevention of stroke and systemic embolism. A significant proportion of patients with atrial fibrillation has or will develop concomitant ischaemic heart disease. The choice of the most appropriate antithrombotic treatment strategy in this setting can be challenging due to the concurrent risk of ischaemic and haemorrhagic complications.


Learning Objectives

  • Understand the mechanism of action and treatment indications of direct oral anticoagulants in patients with concomitant atrial fibrillation and ischaemic heart disease;
  • Understand the implications of study design on interpretation of RCT in this field; and
  • Apply the acquired knowledge in clinical practice


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leonardi-sergio-2018.jpgDr. Sergio Leonardi, FESC
Fondazione Irccs Policlinico S.Matteo
Cardiology Department
Pavia, Italy

vranckx_pascal-2015.jpgProf. Pascal Vranckx
Cardiac Critical Care Services
Hartcentrum Hasselt
Hasselt, Belgium


huber-kurt-2013.jpgProf. Kurt Huber
Cardiology and Intensive Care Medicine
Vienna, Austria


Session information

This webinar addresses cardiologists and cardiologists in training specialised in internal medicine or neurology, and those wishing to update their scientific knowledge on the topic.

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.

An application has been made to the EACCME® for CME accreditation of this event.

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 event, you must allow pop-up windows on your device.

A high-speed Internet connection is required (minimum 2 Mbps).