In order to bring you the best possible user experience, this site uses Javascript. If you are seeing this message, it is likely that the Javascript option in your browser is disabled. For optimal viewing of this site, please ensure that Javascript is enabled for your browser.
Did you know that your browser is out of date? To get the best experience using our website we recommend that you upgrade to a newer version. Learn more.

Cardiovascular disease prevention in very high risk patients


14/11/2018 18:00 14/11/2018 19:00 Europe/Paris Cardiovascular disease prevention in very high risk patients

Access event page

Association for Acute CardioVascular Care DD/MM/YYYY
Association for Acute CardioVascular Care
Cardiovascular Risk Assessment
Secondary Prevention

Focus on

This webinar is produced in the framework of the ESC Prevention of CVD Programme, organised by the European Association of Preventive Cardiology (EAPC), the Acute Cardiovascular Care Association (ACCA) and the Association of Cardiovascular Nursing & Allied Professions (ACNAP). 

New: measure your knowledge gain with the pre and post evaluation

Learning objectives: 

Participants will learn how to estimate CV risk in patients with very high risk due to either excessive risk factor elevation and/or co-morbidities (diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, history of stroke or TIA) before a CV event

General cardiology webinars on-demand are now exclusively CME accredited for ESC Professional & Professional Plus Members.

ESC Professional Members: Answer a few questions and get 1 CME credit.

Watch the webinar recording




visseren-frank.jpgProfessor Frank Visseren on "Risk stratification (primary prevention, limitations…)" 

Department Of Vascular Medicine
University Medical Center Utrecht
Utrecht, Netherlands


2017_Arno Hoes.PNGProfessor Arno Hoes, FESC, FHFA on "How do we approach high risk patients?"

University Medical Center Utrecht
Julius Center For Health Sciences & Prim.Care
Utrecht, Netherlands


gevaert_sofie-2015.jpgProfessor Sofie Gevaert, FESC on "What after an event?"

Ghent Univerity, Belgium 



48-0W4A1238.jpgMs Irene Gibson

Croí, the West of Ireland Cardiac Foundation
Croi Heart & Stroke Centre
Galway, Ireland


Session information

The webinar addresses:

  • Cardiologists and Cardiovascular Specialist, Nurses and other Allied Professionals
  • Multi-disciplinary cardiology teams in hospitals 
  • General Practitioners and other primary care providers

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.

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 webinar, you must allow pop-up windows.

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