Physicians' Academy for Cardiovascular Education

How to diagnose and treat amyloidosis?

10' education - Sep. 1, 2020 - Prof. Peter van der Meer, MD, PhD - UMCG, Groningen, The Netherlands

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  • Case presentation 00:37
  • Which characteristics increase suspicion for ATTRwt? 06:24
  • Diagnostic algorithm 07:24
  • Targets of therapy 09:24
  • Trials outcomes (ATTR-ACT and APOLLO trial) 11:09

Educational information

This video by prof. Van der Meer, MD, PhD is part of the 3rd Groningen Heart Failure symposium "How to implement the newest heart failiure therapies? - A case-based approach".


Prof. van der Meer received both this MD and PhD cum laude from the University of Groningen in the Netherlands and worked as a visiting scientist at Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA. He is a cardiologist and director of the coronary care unit at the UMCG, Groningen, The Netherlands. His research-group consists of PhD students and post-docs with various backgrounds working on (translational) research topics.


This recording was independently developed under auspices of PACE-cme. The views expressed in this recording are those of the individual presenter and do not necessarily reflect the views of PACE-cme.


Funding for this educational program was provided by unrestricted educational grants from AstraZeneca, Pfizer, Vifor and Novartis.

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