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 Filippo Crea
Speaker
Filippo Crea

Cardiology, Roma (Italy)

Specialities : Acute Coronary Syndromes , Interventional Cardiology, Chronic Heart Failure

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Prof. Crea specialized in Pulmonary and Cardiovascular Diseases at Pisa University and became Senior Lecturer at RPMS, London in 1989. He is presently Director of the Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Sciences and the Post-graduate school in Cardiology, and Coordinator of a PhD program in Molecular Medicine at the Catholic University, Rome. He is Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology, where he has been Chairman of the Working Group on Coronary Pathophysiology and Microcirculation and the Cluster Circulation, member of the Science Council, and on committees for Congress Programme, Education and Guidelines. He is Associate Editor of EHJ and member of the Editorial Board of many prestigious international journals. In 1992 he was awarded the Newburg Prize for exceptional contribution to the study of coronary circulation, and in 2013, the Recordati International Prize for lifetime achievement in researching the pivotal role of microcirculation in systemic and organ diseases.

24 presentations from this speaker

Coronary microvascular dysfunction as a cause of recurrent chest pain in the emergency department.

Congress : Acute Cardiovascular Care 2019

  • Session : Distinctive features of acute coronary syndromes in women
  • Speaker : F Crea (Roma,IT)

Myocardial injury versus type 2 myocardial infraction: let's get it straight

Congress : ESC Congress 2019

  • Session : Myocardial infarction and non-obstructive coronary arteries (MINOCA): what a headache!
  • Speaker : F Crea (Roma,IT)

Chest pain and normal coronary arteries: a clinician's conundrum - Take Home Message.

Congress : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : Meet the Experts - Chest pain and normal coronary arteries: a clinician's conundrum
  • Speaker : F Crea (Roma,IT)

Management of acute coronary syndromes in 2018.

Congress : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : The European Heart Journal's advances from prevention to intervention: the year in Cardiology
  • Speaker : F Crea (Roma,IT)
  • Joint with the European Heart Journal

Mechanisms pointing to type 2 myocardial infarction rather than myocardial injury.

Congress : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : 2018 joint ESC/ACC/AHA/WHF Fourth Universal Definition of Myocardial Infarction
  • Speaker : F Crea (Roma,IT)

Inflammation and cardiovascular disease - Conclusion.

Congress : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : Inflammation and cardiovascular disease
  • Speaker : F Crea (Roma,IT)

Management of acute coronary syndromes

Congress : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : The European Heart Journal's Year in Cardiology: from prevention to intervention
  • Speaker : F Crea (Roma,IT)
  • Joint with the European Heart Journal

Discussion - Controversies regarding treatment of chronic ischaemic heart disease.

Congress : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : Controversies regarding treatment of chronic ischaemic heart disease
  • Speaker : F Crea (Roma,IT)
  • Sponsored by SERVIER

Microvascular obstruction in acute myocardial infarction

Congress : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : From plaque to infarction: discovering novel therapeutic targets
  • Speaker : F Crea (Roma,IT)
  • Joint with the International Society for Heart Research

Natural history of ischemic heart disease in 2016: a long list of unmet needs.

Congress : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : Treating angina at the heart of cardiac cells
  • Speaker : F Crea (Roma,IT)
  • Organised by University of Pisa / Course Director: Prof Mario Marzilli / Supported by an unrestricted educational grant from SERVIER

Persisting angina after successful stenting: microvascular ischemia.

Congress : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : Controversies regarding treatment of chronic ischaemic heart disease
  • Speaker : F Crea (Roma,IT)
  • Sponsored by SERVIER

Prevention and management of no reflow.

Congress : Acute Cardiovascular Care 2016

  • Session : Controversies in PCI
  • Speaker : F Crea (Roma,IT)
  • Joint session with the European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions (EAPCI)

Priorities and methods of clinical trials cardiovascular regenerative medicine

Congress : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : Cardiac regeneration therapy - Part 2
  • Speaker : F Crea (Roma,IT)

Takotsubo cardiomyopathy: mechanisms and management.

Congress : Acute Cardiovascular Care 2016

  • Session : Apparent ACS without a culprit lesion
  • Speaker : F Crea (Roma,IT)

Microvascular dysfunction plays a minor role in ischaemic heart disease - CONTRA

Congress : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : Coronary microcirculation, the dark side of the moon
  • Speaker : F Crea (Roma,IT)

Microvascular dysfunction plays a minor role in ischaemic heart disease - REBUTTAL CONTRA.

Congress : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : Coronary microcirculation, the dark side of the moon
  • Speaker : F Crea (Roma,IT)

Novel insights into the mechanisms and management of TakoTsubo cardiomyopathy.

Congress : Acute Cardiovascular Care 2015

  • Session : Non coronary emergencies in acute cardiovascular care
  • Speaker : F Crea (Roma,IT)

Relationship of microcirculation injury to coronary spasm: Italian perspective.

Congress : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : Coronary spasm revisited: a message from Europe (West) and Japan (East)
  • Speaker : F Crea (Roma,IT)
  • ESC and the Japanese Circulation Society

How to treat coronary microcirculatory dysfunction in patients without obstructive coronary disease.

Congress : ESC Congress 2014

  • Session : Importance of coronary microcirculation in stable angina
  • Speaker : F Crea (Roma,IT)

The role of inflammation in ACS: a clinical perspective.

Congress : ESC Congress 2014

  • Session : Managing inflammation in cardiovascular disease: debating the rationale for interventions
  • Speaker : F Crea (Roma,IT)
  • Organised by Academic Medical Center Amsterdam / Course Director: John Kastelein / Supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Physicians’ Academy for Cardiovascular Education

The woman with microvascular disease.

Congress : ESC Congress 2014

  • Session : Gender-specific treatment: because women are worth it
  • Speaker : F Crea (Roma,IT)

Acute coronary syndromes.

Congress : ESC Congress 2013

  • Session : The Best of the European Heart Journal. The year in coronary artery disease: from prevention to intervention
  • Speaker : F Crea (Roma,IT)

Are all unstable plaques born equal?

Congress : ESC Congress 2013

  • Session : Spotlight on the unstable plaque
  • Speaker : F Crea (Roma,IT)

Stable coronary artery disease beyond flow-limiting stenoses.

Congress : ESC Congress 2013

  • Session : New 2013 ESC Guidelines on stable coronary artery disease
  • Speaker : F Crea (Roma,IT)

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