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 Marco Metra
Speaker
Marco Metra
Marco Metra Marco Metra

University of Brescia, Brescia (Italy)

Specialities : Acute Heart Failure , Chronic Heart Failure

Professor of Cardiology and Director of the Institute of Cardiology of the Department of Medical and Surgical Specialties, Radiological Sciences and Public Health of the University and Civil Hospitals of Brescia, Italy. Editor-in-Chief of the European Journal of Heart Failure, the official journal of the Heart Failure Association (HFA) of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC), Senior Consulting Editor of the European Heart Journal and member of the Editorial board of many other scientific journals. His research activity is focused on treatment of heart failure and its comorbidities. He has had a leading role in multiple trials of new therapies in patients with heart failure. Author of more than 600 articles in peer-reviewed journals with a current google scholar H-index of 87

67 presentations from this speaker

Advances in mitral regurgitation management.

Event : ESC Congress 2019

  • Session : Latest advances in the management of mitral and tricuspid regurgitation
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)
  • Sponsored by Edwards Lifesciences

Discussant review - DAPA-HF.

Event : ESC Congress 2019

  • Session : Hot Line Session 1
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Drugs in acute heart failure

Event : ESC Congress 2019

  • Session : Cutting edge heart failure treatment
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

ESC Congress 2019 together with the World Congress of Cardiology - Focus on heart failure.

Event : Webinar 2019

  • Session : HFA Webinars 2019
  • Speaker : A Coats (Warwickshire,GB), T McDonagh (London,GB), M Metra (Brescia,IT)

European Journal of Heart Failure.

Event : Heart Failure 2019

  • Session : HFA General Assembly
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Management.

Event : Heart Failure 2019

  • Session : HFmEF: clinical and therapeutic dilemmas
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Mechanical circulatory support in acute heart failure

Event : ESC Congress 2019

  • Session : Acute Heart failure: Essential Update
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Medical management: prospects and pitfalls.

Event : Heart Failure 2019

  • Session : Advanced heart failure: Update 2019
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Optimisation of heart failure treatment after discharge.

Event : Webinar 2019

  • Session : HFA Webinars 2019
  • Speaker : L Hill (Co.Antrim,GB), R Hobbs (Oxford,GB), M Metra (Brescia,IT), P Seferovic (Belgrade,RS)

Safety and Efficacy of 24-hour Istaroxime Infusion in Patients Hospitalized for Acute Decompensated Heart Failure

Event : Heart Failure 2019

  • Session : Late breaking trial I - Acute heart failure
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

The crisis of advanced heart failure: definitions and treatment options.

Event : Heart Failure 2019

  • Session : Fighting advanced heart failure with innovative medical device technology
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)
  • Sponsored by Abbott

Transcatheter mitral valve repair in heart failure - When should I refer my patient for intervention?

Event : ESC Congress 2019

  • Session : Functional mitral regurgitation in heart failure - Time to treat!
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)
  • Sponsored by Abbott Structural Heart

Vasodilators: from guidelines to practice.

Event : Heart Failure 2019

  • Session : Advances in therapeutic interventions in acute heart failure
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Acute heart failure

Event : Heart Failure 2018

  • Session : Drugs in heart failure - Out with the old, in with the new
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Acute heart failure management

Event : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : Heart failure: review, update, and State of the Art in 2018 - Part 2 (Treatment)
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Advanced heart failure - New definition, new strategies.

Event : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : The future of heart failure therapy - When failure is not an option
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)
  • Heart Failure Association (HFA)

Conclusion and take-home message

Event : Heart Failure 2018

  • Session : GRAND DEBATE II - Controversies in the definition and management of heart failure
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Current concepts of decongestion with diuretics in heart failure.

Event : Heart Failure 2018

  • Session : PURE-HF and the future of decongestive therapies
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)
  • Sponsored by Fresenius Medical Care

European Journal of Heart Failure Report.

Event : Heart Failure 2018

  • Session : HFA General Assembly
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Grand finale voting

Event : Heart Failure 2018

  • Session : GRAND DEBATE II - Controversies in the definition and management of heart failure
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Opening question

Event : Heart Failure 2018

  • Session : GRAND DEBATE II - Controversies in the definition and management of heart failure
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Panel discussion - Baroreflex activation therapy for resistant hypertension and heart failure: the new piece in the puzzle.

Event : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : Baroreflex activation therapy for resistant hypertension and heart failure: the new piece in the puzzle
  • Speaker : S Anker (Berlin,DE), M Metra (Brescia,IT), G Filippatos (Athens,GR), A Coats (Warwickshire,GB), J Bauersachs (Hannover,DE), A Pathak (Toulouse,FR)
  • Organised by Charité supported with an educational grant from CVRx

Positioning of the topic

Event : Heart Failure 2018

  • Session : GRAND DEBATE II - Controversies in the definition and management of heart failure
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

The European Heart Journal's Year in Cardiology: heart failure and valvular heart disease - Introduction.

Event : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : The European Heart Journal's advances in heart failure and valvular heart disease: the year in cardiology
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)
  • Joint with the European Heart Journal

The new HFA definition of advanced heart failure

Event : Heart Failure 2018

  • Session : Advanced heart failure - The new HFA consensus
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Ultrafiltration as a treatment for heart failure

Event : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : Expert Advice - When drugs alone are not enough: novel devices in heart failure and their clinical role
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Vasodilators to all patients with acute heart failure? - CONTRA

Event : Acute Cardiovascular Care 2018

  • Session : Controversial treatments in acute heart failure
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Vasodilators to all patients with acute heart failure? - Rebuttal CONTRA.

Event : Acute Cardiovascular Care 2018

  • Session : Controversial treatments in acute heart failure
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Advanced heart failure - Future therapeutic approaches

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : The future of heart failure therapy
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)
  • Heart Failure Association (ESC)

Chair's introduction - Challenging the current treatment paradigm - SGLT2 inhibition in heart failure.

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : Challenging the current treatment paradigm - SGLT2 inhibition in heart failure (EBAC Accredited)
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)
  • Sponsored by AstraZeneca

Congestion - The key target in the treatment of decompensated heart failure.

Event : Heart Failure 2017

  • Session : Understanding congestion: thinking beyond diuretic therapy
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)
  • Sponsored by Fresenius Medical Care

European Journal of Heart Failure.

Event : Heart Failure 2017

  • Session : HFA General Assembly
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

How to manage acute heart failure: The road ahead after TRUE-AHF and RELAX-AHF

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : The Heart failure Summit
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Interplay between heart failure and mitral regurgitation and treatment impact.

Event : EHRA 2017

  • Session : Addressing the impact of mitral regurgitation in heart failure: the growing value of Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair (TMVR)
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)
  • Sponsored by Abbott

Q&A - Challenging the current treatment paradigm - SGLT2 inhibition in heart failure.

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : Challenging the current treatment paradigm - SGLT2 inhibition in heart failure (EBAC Accredited)
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT), KK Ray (London,GB)
  • Sponsored by AstraZeneca

RELAX-AHF-2: Serelaxin in Acute Heart Failure, Part 2.

Event : Heart Failure 2017

  • Session : Late Breaking Trials I: Focus on acute heart failure
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Serelaxin.

Event : Heart Failure 2017

  • Session : Novel drugs in acute heart failure: hurdles, hype and hope
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Summary & close - Challenging the current treatment paradigm - SGLT2 inhibition in heart failure.

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : Challenging the current treatment paradigm - SGLT2 inhibition in heart failure (EBAC Accredited)
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)
  • Sponsored by AstraZeneca

The European Heart Journal's Year in Cardiology: heart failure and valvular heart disease - Introduction.

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : The European Heart Journal's Year in Cardiology: heart failure and valvular heart disease
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)
  • Joint with the European Heart Journal

When and how to use ultrafiltration?

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : How to tackle congestion in heart failure
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Why papers are rejected?

Event : Heart Failure 2017

  • Session : Off the record with Z Papp and M. Metra
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

European Journal of Heart Failure Report.

Event : Heart Failure 2016

  • Session : HFA General Assembly
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Future prospects & strategies for AHF - What every cardiologist needs to know!

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : From past learnings to future success: can we improve acute heart failure outcomes?
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)
  • Sponsored by Medscape

Interpretation of meta-analysis - How to separate the "good, the bad and the ugly"?

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : How to interpret statistics in clinical trials - A guide for the clinical cardiologist
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Management of heart failure with worsening renal function

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : What a cardiologist should know about heart failure with comorbidities
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)
  • Organised by Heart Failure Assciation of the ESC

Panel discussion on optimizing heart failure care.

Event : Heart Failure 2016

  • Session : Optimizing heart failure care: if not now, when?
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)
  • Sponsored by SERVIER

Scompenso cardiaco avanzato caratteristiche e definizione.

Event : Heart Failure 2016

  • Session : Spotlight : insufficienza cardiaca avanzata
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Seralaxin

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : New drugs in acute heart failure
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Serelaxin.

Event : Heart Failure 2016

  • Session : Drugs in the pipeline for acute heart failure
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

The European Heart Journal's Year in Cardiology: heart failure and valvular heart disease - Introduction.

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : The European Heart Journal's Year in Cardiology: heart failure and valvular heart disease
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)
  • Joint with the European Heart Journal

Vasodilators.

Event : Heart Failure 2016

  • Session : Novel heart failure therapies
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Advanced pharmacologic approaches - PDEVI? Roles for Serelaxin? Ularitide? Guanylate cyclase agonists.

Event : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : Ambulatory cardiogenic shock: challenges in the management of truly advanced heart failure
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Concluding remarks.

Event : Heart Failure 2015

  • Session : What's hot in heart failure: defining unmet medical needs and innovative targets for therapy
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)
  • Sponsored by Bayer Healthcare

Conclusion.

Event : Heart Failure 2015

  • Session : The European Heart Journal's / European Journal of Heart Failure's year in Cardiology
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Gaps in knowledge.

Event : Heart Failure 2015

  • Session : Recommendations on pre-hospital and hospital management of acute heart failure
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Introduction.

Event : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : The European Heart Journal's year in cardiology: heart failure and valvular heart disease
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Panel discussion - Sleep disordered breathing in Heart Failure (HF), SERVE HF results and beyond.

Event : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : Sleep disordered breathing in Heart Failure (HF), SERVE HF results and beyond
  • Speaker : M Cowie (London,GB), K Wegscheider (Hamburg,DE), H Woehrle (Ulm,DE), CS Lam (Singapore,SG), F Ruschitzka (Zurich,CH), M Metra (Brescia,IT)
  • Sponsored by ResMed

The clinical burden of heart failure: a `real-world' picture.

Event : Heart Failure 2015

  • Session : Novel oral anticoagulant use in patients with heart failure: present and future perspectives
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)
  • Sponsored by Bayer Healthcare

Tips & tricks on how to treat acute heart failure - Take home message.

Event : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : Tips & tricks on how to treat acute heart failure
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Chronic heart failure therapies.

Event : ESC Congress 2014

  • Session : The class effect myth: not all members of a class are created equal
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Introduction.

Event : ESC Congress 2014

  • Session : The European Heart Journal's Year in Cardiology: heart failure and valvular heart disease
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Recognising end-stage heart failure.

Event : ESC Congress 2014

  • Session : Palliative care in end-stage heart failure
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Advanced heart failure definition.

Event : ESC Congress 2013

  • Session : Difficult decisions in advanced heart failure
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Does mitral regurgitation kill?

Event : ESC Congress 2013

  • Session : Severe mitral regurgitation: can early treatment save lives?
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)
  • Sponsored by Abbott Vascular

Panel.

Event : ESC Congress 2013

  • Session : Emerging therapies in acute heart failure
  • Speaker : S Anker (Berlin,DE), M Metra (Brescia,IT), P Ponikowski (Wroclaw,PL), JR Teerlink (San Francisco,US)

RELAX-AHF: Administration of serelaxin to patients with acute heart failure: are the any differences across RELAX- AHF subgoups?

Event : ESC Congress 2013

  • Session : Clinical Trial Update Hot Line I: Updates on hypertension, heart failure and diabetes
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

Relaxin.

Event : ESC Congress 2013

  • Session : Emerging therapies in acute heart failure
  • Speaker : M Metra (Brescia,IT)

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