Innovations in Cardiology

ESC Congress 2014, Barcelona - press conference

Date & Time:  Sunday 31 August, 08:00-09:00

Chairpersons
Prof. Franck Ruschitzka (Switzerland)
Prof. Kenneth Dickstein (Norway)

Spokespersons
Prof. Juan Cinca (Spain)
Prof. Christophe Leclercq (France)

Prof. Christophe
Leclercq
Prof. Juan Cinca  

A batteryless cardiac pacemaker powered by cardiac motion

Mr Adrian Zurbuchen, University of Bern (Bern, Switzerland)

Refers to abstract yyy: A batteryless cardiac pacemaker powered by cardiac motion


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Real-world multicenter prospective registry using the direct flow medical transcatheter aortic valve system for the treatment of severe aortic stenosis: comparison with the DISCOVER Trial

  Dr Stylianos Pyxaras, Contilia Heart and Vascular Center (Essen, Germany)

Refers to abstract: Real-world multicenter prospective registry using the direct flow medical transcatheter aortic valve system for the treatment of severe aortic stenosis: comparison with the DISCOVER Trial


Press release  |  Slides

Safety and efficacy of local versus general anesthesia in patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve implantation using a transfemoral approach: VARC-defined outcomes in the FRANCE 2 registry

Dr Romain Chopard, University Hospital of Besançon (Paris, France)

Refers to abstract xxx: Safety and efficacy of local versus general anesthesia in patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve implantation using a transfemoral approach: VARC-defined outcomes in the FRANCE 2 registry


Press release  |  Slides

Public access defibrillators location strategy in major urban areas using geographic optimization, is there an optimal number?


Dr Benjamin Dahan, University Paris Descartes, Hospital Cochin (Paris, France)

Refers to abstract: Public access defibrillators location strategy in major urban aeras using geographic optimization, is there an optimal number?

Press release  |  Slides





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