Oct 11, 2013

NCS Annual meeting 2013

Posted by: Anonymous

A total of 23 abstract were submitted to the Norwegian Society of Cardiology (NCS) Annual meeting 2013, the evaluation committee have decided that eight of the submitted abstracts will be presented orally at the research symposium.

Two abstracts will be presented by CCI PhD-fellows:

Jørg Saberniak1, Nina E Hasselberg1, Rasmus Borgquist2, Pyotr G Platonov2, Anders G Holst3, Thor Edvardsen1, Kristina H Haugaa1.  Exercise activity increases arrhythmic risk in subjects with arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy.

1Oslo University Hospital, Rikshospitalet Oslo, Norway, Dept of Cardiology, Center for Cardiological Innovation, Institute for Surgical Research and University of Oslo, Norway; 2Lund University, Lund, Sweden; 3Rigshospitalet Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark

Nina E. Hasselberg1,2,3, Kristina H. Haugaa1,2,3, Anne Brunet4, Erik Kongsgård1,2,3, Erwan Donal4, Thor Edvardsen1,2,3. Global longitudinal strain at baseline predicts ventricular arrhythmias in heart failure patients eligible for cardiac resynchronization therapy.

1Department of Cardiology and Institute for Surgical Research, Oslo University Hospital, Rikshospitalet, Norway. 2University of Oslo, Norway. 3Center for Cardiological Innovation, Norway. 4CIC-IT 804 University Rennes-1, France.

Center for Cardiological Innovation