European Society of Cardiology

The latest news from the ESC Congress, with physician perspective, researcher interviews and clinician insight.

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Global longitudinal strain a helpful diagnostic tool for detecting myocardial dysfunction

August 31, 2019
PARIS — Defining global longitudinal strain variance in a normal patient population may be used as a clinical decision-making tool to aid the…
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Evolocumab shows benefit for high-risk ACS: EVOPACS

August 31, 2019
PARIS — In the first randomized trial designed to assess a PCSK9 inhibitor in patients with high-risk ACS, the addition of evolocumab to statin…
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ESC Congress preview: Anticipated trials, presentations may potentially impact clinical practice

August 29, 2019
The European Society of Cardiology Congress, which is being held Aug. 31 to Sept. 4 in Paris, will feature late-breaking clinical science…
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PARAGON-HF top-line results: sacubitril/valsartan for HFpEF misses primary endpoint

July 29, 2019
Novartis announced today top-line results from the PARAGON-HF trial, which showed that the trial narrowly missed statistical significance for the…
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Cardiology Today’s prevention highlights from ESC

October 12, 2018
Cardiology Today and were on-site to cover the European Society of Cardiology Congress from Aug. 25 to 29 in Munich. A number…
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VIDEO: 'Incredible amount of science' presented at ESC Congress

October 7, 2018
MUNICH — In this video exclusive, Roxana Mehran, MD, associate medical editor of Cardiology Today’s Intervention, highlights an…
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VIDEO: ESC presentations 'have potential to be practice-changing'

October 6, 2018
MUNICH — Cardiology Today’s Intervention Chief Medical Editor Deepak L. Bhatt, MD, MPH, said in this exclusive video interview that the…
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VIDEO: Knowledge about spontaneous coronary artery dissection continues to grow

September 29, 2018
MUNICH — In this video exclusive, Richard J. Kovacs, MD, FACC, Q.E. and Sally Russell Professor of Cardiology at Indiana University School of
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Social media helps cardiologists learn, build personal brand

September 26, 2018
MUNICH — Cardiologists benefit from engaging in social media because it helps them learn and build personal brands, according to presentations…
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VIDEO: ASCEND trial offers 'mixed messages' on aspirin, omega-3

September 20, 2018
MUNICH — In this video exclusive, Jeffrey T. Kuvin, MD, FACC, provides his perspective on the ASCEND trial of aspirin and omega-3 fatty acids…