Sophia Antipolis, 20 July 2017: The highly anticipated ESC Congress 2017 Hot Line Late Breaking Science programme is set to reveal the latest and most exciting discoveries in all fields of cardiology.
Overall, the number of highly relevant late breaking research results will encompass 40 presentations.
This includes 21 Late Breaking Clinical Trials which will be presented and discussed in Four Hot Line Sessions as well as 12 Late Breaking Registry Results and Clinical Trial Updates, emerging long-term data from major cardiovascular trials whose initial results had already been presented in previous years.
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New this year Two dedicated Late Breaking Science Moderated Poster Session (Sunday & Monday) will be featuring an additional 14 trials / research and the opportunity to interact directly with the investigators around the poster.
Original science will also be showcased in the different abstract sessions - Advances in Science, Rapid Fire Abstracts, Moderated Posters, Best Posters and traditional posters.
Topics of particular interest to the press will be featured in three Press Conferences on:
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Contact the ESC Press OfficeTel: +33 (0)4 89 87 24 83Emails: firstname.lastname@example.org
Journalists planning to attend are invited toGet accredited hereGet registered here
Press MaterialThis year, press releases will be available here when the embargo lifts and under embargo on a USB key and on the Exclusive web page in advance only for on-site press representatives.
No more paper version will be made available on-site but e-printers will be displayed in the Press Working Area.
New embargo rule this yearFor Hot Line Studies, Basic and Translational Science, Clinical Trial, Registry Update, Oral and Poster abstract-based presentations: the embargo is lifted at the start of the scientific session in which the concerned presentation/study is scheduled. (No longer at the press conference occurring before the session)
Please consult the ESC Media & Embargo policy: here
About the European Society of CardiologyThe ESC brings together health care professionals from more than 140 countries, working to advance cardiovascular medicine and help people to live longer, healthier lives.
About ESC Congress 2017ESC Congress is the world’s largest and most influential cardiovascular scientific conference contributing to global awareness of the latest clinical trials and breakthrough discoveries. ESC Congress 2017 will take place from 26 to 30 August at the Fira Barcelona in Barcelona, Spain.
The press conference schedule is here
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