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Professor Magnus Back

Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm (Sweden)

Member of:

European Society of Cardiology

Magnus Bäck • Theme Heart and Vessels, Division of Valvular and Coronary Disease, Karolinska University Hospital, M85; 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden. Magnus.Back@ki.se Twitter: @TransCardio Magnus Bäck is Professor of Cardiology in Stockholm, Sweden. He is the Director of Cardiovascular Research and Education at the Karolinska University Hospital and Head of Translational Cardiology at Karolinska Institutet. He holds an invited professorship at the University of Lorraine in Nancy, France. His present work combines clinical cardiology in coronary and valvular heart disease with translational research on aortic valve stenosis, atherosclerosis, and cardiovascular risk factors, with emphasis on the role of inflammation. Professor Bäck is Editor-in-Chief for the ESC journal European Heart Journal Open.

Pathophysiology and disease progression in aortic stenosis

Event: ESC Congress 2022

Topic: Pathophysiology and Mechanisms

Session type: Moderated ePosters


The new hot topic for cardiologists: interface between immunity and metabolism

Event: ESC Congress 2022

Topic: Vascular Diseases

Session type: Symposium


Great Debate: controversy – do patients benefit from omega-3 fatty acids?

Event: ESC Congress 2021 - The Digital Experience

Topic: Risk Factors and Prevention

Session type: Great Debates


Stroke - The heart brain axis

Event: ESC CONGRESS 2019

Topic: Stroke

Session type: Moderated Posters


Arterial stiffness: from bench to bedside

Event: EuroPrevent 2019

Topic: Basic Science

Session type: Symposium


Mechanical forces in plaque progression

Event: Frontiers in CardioVascular Biology 2018

Topic: Vascular Biology and Physiology

Session type: Featured Symposium


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