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Hot Line I - Cardiovascular disease: novel therapies

ESC Congress 2014, Barcelona - press conference

Date & Time:  Saturday 30 August, 13:00-14:00
Refers to session: Hot Line I - Cardiovascular disease: novel therapies

Prof. Hector Bueno (Netherlands)
Prof. Mariell Jessup (USA)
Prof. Hans-Joachim Nesser (Austria)
Prof. Francois Schiele (France)

Prof. Hans-Joachim Nesser Prof. Francois Schiele  

COlchicine for Prevention of the Post-pericardiotomy Syndrome and
Post-operative Atrial Fibrillation (COPPS-2 trial)

Dr Massimo Imazio, Maria Vittoria Hospital (Turin, Italy)
Press release  |  Slides 



A randomized controlled trial of vagal stimulation for the treatment of systolic heart failure:  NEural Cardiac TherApy foR Heart Failure (NECTAR-HF)

Prof. Faiez Zannad, Centre D'investigation Clinique, Chu De Nancy (Nancy, France)
Press release  |  Slides 


Results of the Prospective comparison of ARNI with ACEI to Determine Impact on Global Mortality and morbidity in Heart Failure trial (PARADIGM-HF)

Dr Milton Packer, Ut Southwestern Medical Center (New York, USA)
Press release  |  Slides



Effect of ferric carboxymaltose on functional capacity in patients with heart failure and iron deficiency (CONFIRM)

Prof. Piotr Ponikowski, Medical University, Centre For Heart Disease (Wroclaw, Poland)
Press release  |  Slides



Cardiac resynchronization therapy with a novel quadripolar lead decreases complications at six months: preliminary results of the MORE-CRT trial

Prof. Giuseppe Boriani, Institute Of Cardiology, Univ. Of Bologna (Bologna, Italy)
Press release  |  Slides



Colchicine for Post- operative Pericardial Effusion: The post-operative pericardial effusion (POPE-2) Study. A multicenter, double-blind, randomized trial

Dr Philippe Meurin,  Centre De Readapt. Cardiaque Les Grands Pres (Villeneuve Saint denis, France)
Press release  |  Slides



Abstracts linked to ESC press conferences are not available until embargo lifts. The embargo lifts at the beginning of the press conference or the scientific session, whichever comes first. All other abstracts will be online on 22 August, 2014 in the Scientific Programme Planner except for Hot Lines, Clinical Trial Update and Registries Hot Lines abstracts.
Press releases are available on site in the press kit (USB key) that you will receive once you pick up your badge at the press registration desk at ESC Congress 2014 - except for press releases on Clinical Trial Updates and Hot Line sessions which are only available when the embargo lifts.
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All ESC Press conferences will be broadcast live. Unfortunately, no webcast will be available. Access to the session will be restricted to registered press only.
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