The Congress has been designed to provide an innovative and comprehensive overview of the latest research developments in cardiovascular medicine, as well as responses to the most debatable issues primarily in the areas of the prevention of hypertension, diabetes, metabolic syndrome, coronary artery disease, heart failure, cardiac arrhythmias, stroke and acute coronary syndromes in Pre-Elderly and Elderly Individuals.

List of Topics:

– Cardiovascular prevention  – Atherogenic dyslipidemia
– Primary prevention – Statins
– Secondary prevention – Lipid lowering therapy
– Risk stratification – Drug-related adverse events
– Hypertension research – Nutraceuticals
– Optimal blood pressure – Functional foods
– Blood pressure goals – Randomized controlled trials
– Hypertension complications – Epidemiological studies
– Antihypertensive therapy – Cohort studies
– Combination therapy – New drugs
– Polypills – Heart failure
– Arrythmias – Left ventricular dysfunction
– Supraventricular arrhythmias – Chronic kidney disease
– Ventricular arrhythmias  – End stage renal disease
– Anticoagulant therapy – Acute coronary syndrome
– Antiplatelet therapy – Myocardial infarction
– Anti-arrythmic therapy – Percutaneous coronary intervention
– Diabetes – Coronary artery bypass grafting
– Incretin-based therapy – New PCI techniques
– Antidiabetic therapy – Frailty
– Risk factors – Falls
– Overweight/obesity – Cachexia/sarcopenia
– Biomarkers – Quality of life
– Lipid disorders