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Triple therapy post PCI in patients with atrial fibrillation: What do current trial data say / What do the guidelines tell us?

Joint EHRA/EAPCI webinar

19/04/2019 18:00 19/04/2019 19:00 Europe/Paris Triple therapy post PCI in patients with atrial fibrillation: What do current trial data say / What do the guidelines tell us?

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European Heart Rhythm Association DD/MM/YYYY
European Heart Rhythm Association
Stroke Prevention
European Heart Rhythm Association
Coronary Intervention
European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions
Arrhythmias and Device Therapy

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Learning objectives

  • To review the mechanisms of action of antiplatelet and antithrombotic agents
  • To discuss how to recognise both high thrombotic and bleeding risk In AF patients
  • To explain current guideline recommendations for AF patients undergoing PCI

 Learning points:

  • To understand the rationale for dual and triple therapy in patients having an acute coronary syndrome or undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention and atrial fibrillation
  • To learn how to assess and prevent bleeding and ischemic risk in these patients
  • To learn some tips and tricks to make the right choice of combination anticoagulation therapy for each patient

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hein-heidbuchel.jpgProfessor Hein Heidbuchel
EHRA President 2018-2020
University Hospital Antwerp
Antwerp, Belgium

Davide Capodanno.jpgAssociate Professor Davide Capodanno
University of Catania
Interventional Cardiologist, Ferrarotto Hospital
Catania, Italy


Hemels-Martin-2019.jpgDr Martin Hemels
Rijnstate Ziekenhuis
Department Of Cardiology
Gelderland, Netherlands

Session information

This webinar addresses general cardiologists but also cardiologists 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.

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, you must allow pop-up windows.

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