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Scientific Sessions is the leading cardiovascular meeting for basic, translational, clinical and population science, in the United States, with more 18,000 cardiovascular experts from more than 105 countries, in addition to more than 1.5 million virtual professional attendees.
Programming is designed to improve patient care by communicating the most timely and significant advances in prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease from many different perspectives. Sessions includes five days of comprehensive, unparalleled education through more than 5,000 presentations, with 1,000 invited faculty, and 4,000 abstract presentations; all from the world’s leaders in cardiovascular disease. It also includes more than 200 exhibitors showcasing the latest cardiovascular technology and resources.
Lead the way to discovery in the fight against cardiovascular disease and stroke.
|For an authoritative reference of the key findings from the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions 2013, we invite you to read the official peer-reviewed highlights report.|
The top advances from key clinical trials in this report include summaries from the ENGAGE AF-TIMI 48, TOPCAT, CORAL and ERASE trials.
Feature articles provide an overview of updates to the AHA/ACC clinical guidelines for chronic heart failure and the development of personalized management of atrial fibrillation. Also included are therapeutic updates which contain in depth information on the 2013 AHA/ACC guidelines for the prevention of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, the management of patients with heart failure and diabetes, and cancer treatment and cardiovascular disease.