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 Christian Hassager
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Christian Hassager
Christian Hassager Christian Hassager

Rigshospitalet - Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen (Denmark)

Specialities : Acute Cardiac Care , Ventricular Arrhythmias and Sudden Cardiac Death (SCD), Acute Heart Failure

Christian Hassager is a FESC cardiologist and former (2004-2018) director of a specialized cardiology intensive care unit at the University Hospital Rigshospitalet in Copenhagen, Denmark, and now Professor in this field at Copenhagen University . He is currently president-elect of ACCA. In addition, he has had several national committee positions: Chair of the national working group on echocardiography as well as the working group on Acute Cardiac Care of the Danish Society of Cardiology and he has been President of the Danish Society of Cardiology from 2010-2012. He is currently Chair of the Danish Heart Foundation and Chair of the Danish Resuscitation Council. He is co-author of more than 350 scientific papers and has been mentor for several Ph.D. students. His current major clinical research interest regards cardiogenic shock and post resuscitation care after cardiac arrest.

36 presentations from this speaker

All you need to know about ventilation: respiratory failure in cardiogenic shock.

Event : ACVC Essentials 4 You 2020

  • Session : All you need to know about ventilation: respiratory failure in cardiogenic shock.
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

Case 1 - Microaxial left ventricular assist device in cardiogenic shock following myocardial infarction.

Event : ESC Congress 2020

  • Session : Meet the Experts - Mechanical Support Devices in Cardiogenic Shock Following Myocardial Infarction
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

Case Based challenges and gaps of the 2019 ESC guidelines of dyslipidemia.

Event : Webinar 2020

  • Session : ACVC Webinars 2020
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK), KK Ray (London,GB), H Drexel (Feldkirch,AT), PR Sinnaeve (Leuven,BE)

Association activity report.

Event : Acute Cardiovascular Care 2019

  • Session : ACCA General Assembly
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK), A Mischie (Montlucon,FR)

Cardiac arrest and cardiogenic shock.

Event : Acute Cardiovascular Care 2019

  • Session : Highlights from Acute Cardiovascular Care 2019 & Closing Ceremony
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

Case 3: patient admitted with acute coronary syndromes, cardiogenic shock and atrial fibrillation - How to treat?

Event : ESC Congress 2019

  • Session : Meet the Experts - Atrial fibrillation in patients with acute coronary syndromes: how annoying!
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

Hemodynamic shock- Point-of-care ultrasonography as a tool to identify the cause.

Event : EuroEcho 2019

  • Session : Imaging in intensive care
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

In-hospital treatment of the comatose out of hospital cardiac arrest patient.

Event : Acute Cardiovascular Care 2019

  • Session : Out of hospital cardiac arrest: State of the Art in 2019
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

Introduction to the session.

Event : Acute Cardiovascular Care 2019

  • Session : Optimal management of patients with resuscitated cardiac arrest
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

Invitation to Acute Cardiovascular Care 2020.

Event : Acute Cardiovascular Care 2019

  • Session : Highlights from Acute Cardiovascular Care 2019 & Closing Ceremony
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

Positioning of the topic: Respiratory failure in cardiogenic shock

Event : Acute Cardiovascular Care 2019

  • Session : Non-invasive or invasive mechanical ventilation in cardiogenic shock?
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

Positioning of the topic: To cool or not to cool – that remains the question.

Event : Acute Cardiovascular Care 2019

  • Session : To cool or not to cool: that remains the question
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

To cool or not to cool: that remains the question - Moderated discussion

Event : Acute Cardiovascular Care 2019

  • Session : To cool or not to cool: that remains the question
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

All you need to know to manage patients with cardiac arrest in 2018.

Event : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : Caring for patients with acute cardiovascular disease together.
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)
  • Acute Cardiovascular Care Association (ACCA)

Cool doctors cool their patients: controlled hypothermia for resuscitated patients - Advice based on the latest data

Event : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : Hot topics in cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)
  • Joint with the European Resuscitation Council

Echocardiography in extracorporeal Life Support (ECMO).

Event : EuroEcho 2018

  • Session : Advanced critical care Echocardiography
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

Mechanical Circulatory Support in Cardiogenic Shock - Indications, contraindications and matching the patient to required support.

Event : Webinar 2018

  • Session : ACVC Webinars 2018
  • Speaker : P Clemmensen (Hamburg,DE), C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK), A Schaefer (Hannover,DE)

Non coronary challenges in acute cardiovascular care.

Event : Acute Cardiovascular Care 2018

  • Session : Highlights from Acute Cardiovascular Care 2018 & Closing Ceremony
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

Post resuscitation syndrome.

Event : Acute Cardiovascular Care 2018

  • Session : Out of hospital cardiac arrest 2018: an update
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

Termination of resuscitation outside the hospital.

Event : Acute Cardiovascular Care 2018

  • Session : Critically ill patients in the field
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

The future is now – updates on drug therapy for acute heart failure.

Event : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : Expert Advice - Cardiogenic shock during an ICU night shift – preparing for the worst to get the best
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

Three days after ROSC: what's my patients prognosis?

Event : Acute Cardiovascular Care 2018

  • Session : CPR: possible new developments
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

Elderly patients with NSTEMI: when is an invasive approach appropriate?

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : Acute cardiac care in elderly patients
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)
  • Acute Cardiovascular Care Association

Management of the post-cardiac arrest syndrome.

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : Cardiac arrest 2017
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)
  • Joint with the European Resuscitation Council

Future direction for research on cardiopulmonary resuscitation

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : Cardiac arrest 2016
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

Role of ECMO in cardiac arrest – When do we need artificial circulation?

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : Resuscitation in my ICU shift - How to keep calm when it comes to the worst?
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

Therapeutic hypothermia: 33°C, 36°C or more trials needed?

Event : Acute Cardiovascular Care 2016

  • Session : Cardiac arrest - state of the art 2016
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

Cardiovascular effects of hypothermia.

Event : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : Cardiac arrest in special environmental circumstances
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)
  • ESC and the European Resuscitation Council

Cooling down, not so hot.

Event : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : Treatments for acute cardiac care: innovations or lost in translation?
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

Future direction for research on cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

Event : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : Improving cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

Infective endocarditis.

Event : Acute Cardiovascular Care 2015

  • Session : Hot topics in acute cardiovascular care. Learning from images and cases
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

Mechanical circulatory support - What every cardiologist may not know - Take home message.

Event : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : Mechanical circulatory support - What every cardiologist may not know
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

Post cardiac arrest syndrome - A review of therapeutic strategies.

Event : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : Sudden cardiac arrest: preparing to treat athletes and spectators
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

Still a place for imaging in CRT. Contra.

Event : EuroEcho 2015

  • Session : Star Wars: the return of the Jedi
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

The role of routine coronary angiography after cardiac arrest.

Event : Acute Cardiovascular Care 2015

  • Session : Cardiac arrest in the modern era
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

Cooling strategies: the heart, the brain and beyond.

Event : ESC Congress 2013

  • Session : Cardiogenic shock - multimodality device therapy
  • Speaker : C Hassager (Copenhagen,DK)

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