Novartis Sponsored Heart Failure Symposia at Heart Failure 2017 & 4th World Congress on Acute Heart Failure

Published: 08 March 2017

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Novartis Sponsored Heart Failure Symposia at Heart Failure 2017 & 4th World Congress on Acute Heart Failure

©2017 Novartis Pharma AG, CH-4002 Basel – March 2017 – GLCM/HTF/0408

Agenda

  • Welcome and introduction
  • The dilemma of treating perceived stable heart failure patients
  • The dilemma of treating patients following hospitalization for acute heart failure decompensation
  • The dilemma of ensuring continuity of optimal care for heart failure patients
  • Panel discussion and audience Q & A
  • Experts on the Spot - your questions on dilemmas in the treatment of heart failure answered

Learning Objectives

  • Navigate the challenges in clinical decisions for patients perceived as having stable heart failure in light of current evidence and available disease modifying therapies
  • Recognize the high risk of recurrent events and deterioration after hospitalization for acute heart failure decompensation and understand options to optimize treatment before discharge
  • Appreciate the importance of well-coordinated transition of care between the cardiology/hospital-setting and primary care for continued optimal treatment of heart failure patients

Series overview

Part 1

Satellite Symposium

1 session

  • Contemporary management of patients with HFrEF

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Part 2

Satellite Symposium - Experts on the Spot

This Satellite Symposium - Experts on the Spot session titled ‘Optimising treatment of heart failure – where are we today?’ was moderated by Frank Ruschitzka. This session provided delegates the opportunity to ask questions to the expert faculty panelists; John McMurray and John Teerlink, following the two Novartis-sponsored Satellite Symposia on acute and chronic heart failure at ESC Heart Failure 2017. Watch this video recording to hear the questions and discussions from this interactive 30 minute session.

1 session

  • Your questions on dilemmas in the treatment of heart failure answered

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Faculty biographies