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Professor Ales Blinc

University Medical Centre of Ljubljana, Ljubljana (Slovenia)

Member of:

European Society of Cardiology

PERSONAL DATA Born December 6, 1960. Work address: Department of Vascular Diseases, University Medical Centre (UMC) Ljubljana, Slovenia. E-mail: ales.blinc@kclj.si EDUCATION AND TRAINING 1985, graduated as Doctor of Medicine at the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia, 1985 - 1986, internship in medicine and service in the army, 1987 - 1991, junior researcher and resident in internal medicine, 1991 - 1993, research fellow and instructor at the Department of Medicine, University of Rochester, New York, USA. 1992, passed the ECFMG and FLEX exams in the USA. 1994, Doctor of Science Degree at the University of Ljubljana. 1995, passed the State Licensing Examination in Internal Medicine in Slovenia. Subspecialty: Vascular Medicine. EMPLOYMENT 1995 - 2010, physician at the Department of Vascular Medicine, UMC Ljubljana, 2009 - Professor of Internal Medicine, University of Ljubljana, 2010 - , Head, Department of Vascular Medicine, UMC Ljubljana, Slovenia.

Classical risk factors are more important for prognosis of patients with peripheral arterial disease than selected genetic polymorphisms

Event: ESC Congress 2018

Topic: Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome

Session: Peripheral vascular and cerebrovascular disease: clinical


Survival of patients with peripheral arterial disease undergoing cardiovascular prevention

Event: ESC Congress 2016

Topic: Primary cardiovascular prevention: interventions and outcomes

Session: Risk prediction models


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