ESC Congress

ESC Congress 2016-08-29T08:47:26+00:00

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The upcoming ESC Congress in Rome will feature a number of interesting Grown-up Congenital Heart (GUCH) and Congenital Cardiology related topics. Sessions of interest are:

Saturday, 27. August 2016:

Poster session: Congenital heart disease imaging | 11:00 – 16:00 | Poster Area

Challenges in congenital heart disease | 12:35 – 13:25 | Moderated Poster station

Pregnancy in cardiac patients | 13:30 – 15:00 | Symposium – Vienne, Village 9. Topics include: Counseling patients with congenital cardiac disease; Anticonception: choices and challenges, How to deal with heart failure?; How to plan the delivery in GUCH patients?;  How many days in hospital after delivery?

Sunday, 28. August 2016:

Is it time for bid data research in congenital heart disease | 8:30 – 10:00 | Symposium – Zagreb, Village 9. Topics include: State of the Art in following congenital heart disease: what have we learned from large registries?; Mortality after surgery in patients with congenital heart disease. analysis of 57293 cardiac surgeries in England between 1997 and 2015; Risk factors for adverse events after catheter-based procedures in adolescents and adults with congenital heart disease – a report from the IMPACT registry; Electrophysiology procedures in congenital heart disease: evolving use and outcome in 1,887 patients from the German national register for congenital heart defects; Future direction for research in congenital heart disease: how can we move towards evidence based treatment

Poster session: Congenital heart disease | 08:30 – 12:30 | Poster Area

Poster session: Congenital heart disease | 14:00 – 18:00 | Poster Area

ESC Registries | 16:30 – 18:00 | Symposium – Da Vinci, The Hub. Topics include: Valvular Heart Disease; Infective Endocarditis; Peripartum Cardiomyopathy.

The heart team in adult congenital heart disease: percutaneous or surgical intervention? | 16:30 – 18:00 | Symposium – Prague, Village 9. Topics include: Impact of team-based care on outcomes in adult congenital heart disease; ASD and tricuspid regurgitation – Cardiologist and Surgeons’ views; Pulmonary regurgitation and central pulmonary branch stenosis – Cardiologist and Surgeons’ views.

Monday, 29. August 2016:

Open questions in percutaneous pulmonary valve implantation | 08:30 – 10:00 | Case Based Symposium – Prague, Village 9.

Poster session: Adult congenital heart disease | 08:30 – 12:30 | Poster Area

Poster session: Congenital heart disease | 14:00 – 18:00 | Poster Area

Key issues in surveillance after tetralogy repair | 14:00 – 15:30 | Symposium – Vienne, Village 9. Topics include: Echo assessment of right ventricular function; The role of advanced imaging; When to replace the pulmonary valve; Late arrhythmias.

Tuesday, 30. August 2016:

Poster session: Congenital heart disease | 08:30 – 12:30 | Poster Area

Poster session: Congenital heart disease / Paediatric Cardiology | 14:00 – 18:00 | Poster Area

Poster session: Best posters in Congenital heart disease | 14:00 – 18:00 | Poster Area

Cutting edge research in congenital heart disease | 16:30 – 18:00 | Rapid Fire Abstract – Agora 2, Poster Area.

Please make sure to check the official ESC programme for changes and to double check.
www.escardio.org