Sunday at ESC Congress 2011

Updated:Sep 1,2011


ESC Daily Recap: Sunday, August 28, 2011


Hotline I - Cardiovascular risk and complications
The prevention gaps in 17 low-, middle-, and high-income countries involving over 150,000 people  
Salim Yusuf, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON
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Prospective evaluation of postprandial triglycerides and cardiovascular events in patients with coronary artery disease  
Ulrich Laufs, Universitätskliniken des Saarlandes, Homburg/Saar, Germany
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Efficacy and safety of dalcetrapib in patients with or at risk of coronary heart disease  
Thomas Lüscher, University Zurich, Switzerland
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Efficacy and safety of apixaban compared with warfarin for prevention of stroke and systemic embolism in 18 202 patients with atrial fibrillation: Primary results  
Christopher Granger, Duke University, Durham, NC
Presentation slides   |   Summary slide   |   MedPage Today article
Interview with Elliott Antman, MD, FAHA (MedPage Today)

Colchicine for Recurrent Pericarditis: A multicenter, double-blind, randomized, controlled trial  
Massimo Imazio, Maria Vittoria Hospital, Turin, Italy
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Clinical Trial Update I - Drug treatment
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Anglo-Scandinavian Cardiac Outcomes Trial: 10 year follow-up of the Lipid_lowering Arml   
Professor Peter S Sever, Imperial College, London, GB 
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Efficacy and safety of Apixaban compared to Warfarin at different levels of INR control for stroke prevention in 18,202 patients with atrial fibrillation in the ARISTOTLE trial  
Lars C. Wallentin, Uppsala, Sweden
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Prevention of stroke and systemic embolism using the oral direct factor Xa inhibitor Rivaroxaban compared with Warfarin in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation and moderate renal impairment   
Keith AA Fox, Edinburgh, Great Britain
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