Physicians' Academy for Cardiovascular Education

A new dawn for heart failure treatment? -2

Transatlantic Dialogues on Controversies in Contemporary Cardiology 2016, Rome

Co-morbities and humility

Aug. 28, 2016 - Rome, Italy - Martin R Cowie, MD – London, United Kingdom

Martin R Cowie (London, United Kingdom) shares the surprising and distressing results of the SERVE-HF trial, which revealed that treating central sleep apnea by adapto-servo ventilation increased mortality risk in patients with HFrEF.

Educational information

Brigham and Women’s Transatlantic Dialogues on Controversies in Contemporary Cardiology

This lecture is part of a special educational symposium exploring controversies in cardiovascular risk management and compared and contrasted best common practices and guidelines on both sides of the Atlantic. American and European experts discussed novel insights from basic and translational cardiovascular science in the context of ongoing and future clinical studies

The program is an initiative of research leaders from the Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, USA in collaboration with the PACE foundation.

Disclosures

Martin R Cowie, MD – Professor of Cardiology (Health Services Research), Honorary Consultant Cardiologist at the Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom

Faculty did not receive an honorarium for their lectures