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Associate Professor Matthias Wilhelm
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Associate Professor Matthias Wilhelm
Matthias Wilhelm Matthias Wilhelm

Bern University Hospital, Inselspital, Bern (Switzerland)

Specialities : Rehabilitation and Sports Cardiology , Risk Factors and Prevention, Atrial Fibrillation

Matthias Wilhelm is a clinical cardiologist and researcher. He is head of the Centre for Preventive Cardiology, Sports Medicine, Department of Cardiology at the Inselspital, University Hospital of Bern, Switzerland. From 1999 to 2007 he received post-graduate training in internal medicine, interventional cardiology and electrophysiology at the University Hospital of Erlangen, Germany. From 2008 to 2009 was head of the Division of Electrophysiology at the University Hospital of Erlangen. In 2010 he moved to the Inselspital with a new focus on preventive cardiology. Since 2015 he is Associate Professor for Cardiology. His research focus is in the field of secondary prevention, including cardiac rehabilitation, cardiopulmonary exercise testing, and exercise-induced cardiac remodelling and arrhythmias. Since 2018 he is EAPC board member and currently chair of the EAPC Education Committee. In 2019 his centre received EAPC accreditation for secondary prevention and cardiac rehabilitation.

17 presentations from this speaker

2020 ESC Guidelines on Sports Cardiology and Exercise in Patients with Cardiovascular Disease - Live.

Event : ESC Congress 2020

  • Session : 2020 ESC Guidelines on Sports Cardiology and Exercise in Patients with Cardiovascular Disease - Live
  • Speaker : A Pelliccia (Rome,IT), M Halle (Munich,DE), M Wilhelm (Bern,CH), M Borjesson (Vastra Frolunda,SE), M Piepoli (Piacenza,IT), S Gati (London,GB), H Heidbuchel (Antwerp,BE)

Cardiopulmonary exercise testing in cardiovascular diseases .

Event : EAPC Essentials 4 You 2020

  • Session : Cardiopulmonary exercise testing in cardiovascular diseases
  • Speaker : M Wilhelm (Bern,CH)

Clinical significance of autonomic assessment in cardiovascular diseases.

Event : ESC Preventive Cardiology (Formerly EuroPrevent) 2019

  • Session : Autonomic modulation of cardiovascular system: from bench to bedside
  • Speaker : M Wilhelm (Bern,CH)

Predictors for baseline exercise capacity in elderly coronary artery disease patients of seven European countries: the EU-CaRE study

Event : ESC Preventive Cardiology (Formerly EuroPrevent) 2019

  • Session : Cardiovascular Rehabilitation and Exercise Testing
  • Speaker : M Wilhelm (Bern,CH)

Role of cardiac rehabilitation in very old patients.

Event : ESC Congress 2019

  • Session : Very old patient, very new problems
  • Speaker : M Wilhelm (Bern,CH)

EU-CaRe: assessing the efficacy of telerehabilitation in the elderly cardiac patient.

Event : ESC Preventive Cardiology (Formerly EuroPrevent) 2018

  • Session : Evidence base for cardiac telerehabilitation and its core components in different cardiac patient populations
  • Speaker : M Wilhelm (Bern,CH)

Rehabilitating the patient after heart transplantation

Event : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : Expert Advice - Cardiac rehabilitation after specific interventions
  • Speaker : M Wilhelm (Bern,CH)

What can we learn from failed lifestyle interventions?

Event : ESC Preventive Cardiology (Formerly EuroPrevent) 2018

  • Session : It doesn't always work. Responders and non-responders in lifestyle interventions.
  • Speaker : M Wilhelm (Bern,CH)

Implementing a daily exercise programme

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : Implementing exercise and a healthy diet
  • Speaker : M Wilhelm (Bern,CH)

Timing of cardiac rehabilitation: the earlier the better?

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : Finding the right measure: how to tailor rehabilitation to cardiac interventions
  • Speaker : M Wilhelm (Bern,CH)

Too much exercise can be detrimental to cardiovascular health (PRO)

Event : ESC Preventive Cardiology (Formerly EuroPrevent) 2017

  • Session : Exercise for cardiovascular health: double edged sword?
  • Speaker : M Wilhelm (Bern,CH)

Cardiac rehabilitation after aortic valve replacement - State of the art

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : Rehabilitation after aortic valve replacement: a team work
  • Speaker : M Wilhelm (Bern,CH)

Exercise and epidemiology - Positioning of the topic

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : More exercise: better or worse?
  • Speaker : M Wilhelm (Bern,CH)

Case reports I - How to interpret CPX in an athlete.

Event : ESC Preventive Cardiology (Formerly EuroPrevent) 2015

  • Session : Performing and interpreting a cardiopulmonary exercise test – from athletes to heart failure patients- I
  • Speaker : M Wilhelm (Bern,CH)

Sports history and timing of first myocardial infarction in normal weight men younger than 65 years

Event : ESC Preventive Cardiology (Formerly EuroPrevent) 2015

  • Session : Prevention, Epidemiology & Population Science
  • Speaker : M Wilhelm (Bern,CH)

Cardiac adaptations in non-elite ultra-endurance athletes: Focus on the right ventricle and arrhythmias

Event : ESC Congress 2013

  • Session : Pre-participation screening: finding the needles in the hay stack?
  • Speaker : M Wilhelm (Bern,CH)

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