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Editorial - August 2019

ESC Working Group on Cardiovascular Surgery

Annual update from the Working Group

One year into the 2018-2020 mandate of the nucleus, we are pleased to share with you an update of activities from the Working Group.

Read 2019 update

Do not hesitate to contact us for further details!

ESC Congress 2019

In addition, it is a pleasure to summarize the activities with regard to our working group during the ESC Congress 2019 in Paris.

Recommended sessions in our field of interest:

And we invite you to join us during the ESC Working Groups Networking Reception on Monday 2 September from 17h00 - 18h00! Registration is mandatory and places are limited.


Our selection of recommended reading this month includes:

  • Management of cardiogenic shock complicating myocardial infarction: an update 2019
  • Aviation Cardiology: Occupational hazards and cardiac surgery facts for aircrew and passengers undergoing cardiac surgery are discussed
  • Impact of preoperative fractional flow reserve on arterial bypass graft anastomotic function: the IMPAG trial

Best wishes

On behalf of the Working Group Nucleus

Claudio Muneretto, Chairperson


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