The 2023 edition of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Annual Congress is being held in Amsterdam 25-28 August 2023, onsite and online. The ESC Congress covers all topics within cardiovascular medicine; presenting and discussing the latest scientific findings and providing in-depth clinical teaching and education. It gathers over 30,000 active participants (mainly cardiologists) and takes place every year in August/September in a different European city.
The Scientific programme is now available: there are at least two session of interest to pulmonary hypertension patients.
27 August – 16:30
“Guidelines in Practice: 2022 ESC/ERS Guidelines on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Pulmonary Hypertension”
28 August – 16:30
“Pulmonary hypertension in patients with cardiopulmonary comorbidities: the challenges”, joint session with the European Respiratory Society (ERS). Chairpersons: Antonie Vonk Noordegraaf (Amsterdam University Medical Centre – Amsterdam, Netherlands (The), Irene Marthe Lang (Medical University of Vienna – Vienna, Austria)
- The global burden of pulmonary hypertension
- Novel insights from genetic discoveries in lung disease-related pulmonary hypertension,
- Diagnostic workup of pulmonary hypertension in the patient with heart and lung disease
- How do we treat pulmonary hypertension in patients with cardiopulmonary comorbidities?