International Medical Journal, Vol. 19., Iss. 4, 2013, P. 5−11.
CONGRESS OF EUROPEAN SOCIETY OF CARDIOLOGY: NEW GUIDELINES AND IMPORTANT CLINICAL TRIALS (Amsterdam, 2013)
Kuban State Medical University (Ministry of Health of RF), Krasnodar, Russian Federation
The article highlights the most important events of Congress of European Society of Cardiology 2013 (Amsterdam, Netherlands). The new European Guidelines for treatment of hypertension, stable coronary artery disease, cardiac pacing and resynchronization therapy, diabetes, pre−diabetes and cardiovascular diseases are described briefly. The findings of large clinical trials reported at all sessions of Hot Line and Clinical Trial Update are presented. New data on the efficacy and safety of a number of studied treatments for cardiovascular disease will have an impact on the daily clinical practice.
Key words: cardiovascular diseases, clinical trials, guidelines in treatment.