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Your hub for the latest science on heart rhythm

In the current health crisis, EHRA is here to help you stay up to date on the latest scientific developments in heart rhythm. EHRA Essentials 4 You is a comprehensive collection of valuable and carefully selected resources, all available from this regularly updated page.

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Late Breaking Trials

Bringing you the results of the latest clinical trials and research with complementary discussant reviews for results interpretations and clinical practice implication

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  • Title: A Novel Visually-Guided Radiofrequency Ablation Balloon to Isolate Pulmonary Veins: Final One-Year Results of the Multicenter AF-FICIENT I Trial.
    Speaker: V Reddy (New York,US)

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  • Title: A prospective 12-year Registry of silicone-polyurethane copolymer-coated ICD leads: Final Report.
    Speaker: JA Cairns (Vancouver,CA)

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  • Title: A prospective 12-year Registry of silicone-polyurethane copolymer-coated ICD leads: Final Report - Discussion.
    Speaker: A Rao (Liverpool,GB)

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  • Title: AF-FICIENT I Trial - Discussion.
    Speaker: P Sommer (Bad Oeynhausen,DE)

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  • Title: Axillary vein puncture guided by ultrasound versus cephalic vein dissection in pacemaker and defibrillator implant: a multicenter randomized clinical trial.
    Speaker: A Tagliari (Porto Alegre,BR)

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  • Title: Effect of sacubitril/valsartan on left ventricular ejection fraction and potential impact on ICD implant rates for primary prevention of sudden cardiac death: the SAVE-ICD study.
    Speaker: F Guerra (Ancona,IT)

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  • Title: Gain in CRT Efficacy with Dynamic Electrical Optimization: Real World Effect of SyncAV on Heart Failure Hospitalizations.
    Speaker: N Varma (Cleveland,US)

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  • Title: Hypnosis versus placebo during atrial flutter ablation: the PAINLESS Study. A randomized controlled trial.
    Speaker: R Garcia (Poitiers,FR)

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  • Title: Impact pilot study: improving oesophageal protection during catheter ablation for AF. A double-blind randomized controlled trial.
    Speaker: M Gallagher (London,GB)

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  • Title: Redefining response to CRT: Insights from the REVERSE trial.
    Speaker: MR Gold (Charleston,US)

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Industry Essentials

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A legacy of differentiated innovation in cardiac ablation Medtronic
Cardiac device therapy for heart failure: the future is here Medtronic
From His-bundle to leadless pacing: the future is here Medtronic
Remote monitoring of cardiac device patients in the COVID-19 era Medtronic

Publications

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  • Title: Non-invasive 3D mapping of earliest activation of premature ventricular complexes originating from intracardiac structures to guide catheter ablation
    Presenter: Z Vali (Leicester,GB)
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  • Title: The effect of varying irrigation flow rate during irrigated radiofrequency ablation on optimising lesion shape
    Presenter: M Das (Newcastle Upon Tyne,GB)
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  • Title: Local catheter impedance drop during pulmonary vein isolation predicts conduction block in patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation: initial results of the LOCALIZE clinical trial
    Presenter: MS Sulkin (St Paul,US)
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  • Title: Cardiac SABR for ventricular tachycardia - initial UK experience
    Presenter: J Lee (Sheffield,GB)
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  • Title: Non-invasive mapping: what is the minimal number of electrodes needed to obtain a good spatial resolution of the activation map?
    Presenter: A Parreira (Setubal,PT)
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  • Title: The modified left atrial anterior line: optimal ablation index target to detect a transmural lesion on cardiac magnetic resonance imaging.
    Presenter: S Busch (Coburg,DE)
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  • Title: Spatial relationship between atrial fibrillation drivers identified by dipole density mapping and left atrial fibrosis
    Presenter: S Busch (Coburg,DE)
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  • Title: Occurrence, management and outcomes of iatrogenic aortic dissections as a complication of catheter ablation. A multicenter study.
    Presenter: P Futyma (Rzeszow,PL)
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  • Title: Bipolar radiofrequency ablation supported by non-ionic catheter irrigation.
    Presenter: P Futyma (Rzeszow,PL)
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  • Title: Bipolar ablation of refractory ventricular arrhythmias originating from the close proximity of His bundle.
    Presenter: P Futyma (Rzeszow,PL)
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EHRA Essentials - Abstract supplement

EHRA Essentials - Abstract supplement

More than 380 abstracts covering a wide range of topics within your specialty gathered in the abstract supplement of EP Europace, Impact Factor 2018 (5.047)

New EHRA Consensus document

New EHRA Consensus document

Risk assessment in cardiac arrhythmias: use the right tool for the right outcome, in the right population

This expert consensus statement of the European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA), Heart Rhythm Society (HRS), Asia Pacific Heart Rhythm Society (APHRS), and the Latin American Heart Rhythm Society (LAHRS) provides physicians with practical proposals that may lead to improvement of patient care.

  Read the article  Access the presentations

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EHRA – Online Speed Mentoring 2020

The first edition of the EHRA Online Speed Mentoring is happening on 23 & 25 June 2020.

EHRA Young EPs who have applied and been selected for the annual EHRA Speed Mentoring, will be meeting virtually renowned experts for about 30 minutes to discuss career and/or ongoing research. EHRA is here to support you - watch this space more mentoring opportunities and testimonials.

 

Mentors on Tuesday 23 June 2020
Helmut Puererfellner Afzal Sohaib Jan Steffel

 

Mentors on Thursday 25 June 2020
John Camm Maxim Didenko David Duncker Jedrzej Kosiuk
 

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