ESC

This channel contains news about the European Society of Cardiology (ESC), including coverage of its annual meeting and new guidelines. ESC is a leading resource for cardiology science and information in Europe.  

 

The European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA) electrophysiology (EP) annual meeting cancelled due to coronavirus. #COVID19 #coronavirus #2019nCoV
Feature | EP Lab | March 10, 2020 | Dave Fornell, Editor

March 10, 2020 — Novel coronavirus (...

Top Cardiology New in 2019 From the European Society of Cardioloigy (ESC)
News | Cardiovascular Clinical Studies | December 23, 2019

Environmental and lifestyle issues were popular this year, with pick up from both...

Bypass Surgery and Coronary Stenting Yield Comparable 10-Year Survival
News | Cath Lab | September 25, 2019

September 25, 2019 — Ten-year survival rates are similar for...

Early ICD Use Prolongs Survival After Coronary Stenting
News | Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) | September 18, 2019

September 18, 2019 — Early use of an...

Rapid Diagnosis Protocol for Chest Pain Does Not Improve Outcomes
News | Blood Testing | September 18, 2019

September 18, 2019 — Discharge of patients with suspected acute coronary syndromes under a 0- and 1-hour...

FDA Grants Fast Track Designation for Farxiga in Heart Failure
News | Heart Failure | September 18, 2019

September 18, 2019 — AstraZeneca announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Fast Track...

New ESC Guideline Provides Class 1 Recommendation for Coronary CTA
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | September 17, 2019

September 17, 2019 — The European Society of Cardiology (ESC) published new...

Reducing Secondary Mitral Regurgitation in Heart Failure Does Not Improve Two-year Outcomes
News | Heart Valve Technology | September 11, 2019

September 11, 2019 — Percutaneous reduction of...

 Tiny Wearable Cameras May Improve Quality of Life in Heart Failure Patients

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News | Heart Failure | September 11, 2019

September 11, 2019 — The ever-present devices that seem to track all our moves can be annoying, intrusive or worse,...

PARAGON-HF Misses Endpoint in Preserved Heart Failure
News | Heart Failure | September 11, 2019

September 11, 2019 — The angiotensin...

Complete Revascularization Superior to Culprit Lesion-only Intervention
News | Cath Lab | September 10, 2019

September 10, 2019 — An international randomized trial has shown that complete revascularization reduces major...

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