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Professor Dirk Brutsaert

Kontich ()

Member of:

European Society of Cardiology
Heart Failure Association

DIRK L. BRUTSAERT, MD, PhD, Prof.Emeritus-Univ.Antwerp, EFESC, EFACC. 1966-2002: Professor of Physiology and Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy, University of Antwerp, Belgium; 1981-2002: Co-chairman, Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Antwerp (UZA); 2002-2007: Honorary Consultant, Department of Cardiology, Middelheim Hospital, University of Antwerp, Antwerp; 2004-2006: Founding President of the Heart Failure Association (HFA) of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC); 2004-2006: President of the Royal Academy of Medicine of Belgium (KAGB); 2014: Past-Chairman, European Heart Health Institute, European Heart Agency of ESC, Belgium. Major research interest: Myocardial and ventricular function (contraction, relaxation and filling, non-uniformity) in health and disease, in particular in heart failure, including the role of cardiac endothelium in endothelial-cardiomyocyte cell communication, in therapeutic implications, and in cardio-oncology

Positive inotropy - Still an approach we should go for?

Event: Heart Failure 2018 & World Congress on Acute Heart Failure

Topic: Signal Transduction, Mechanotransduction

Session type: Symposium

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The right ventricle: the bright side of the moon

Event: Heart Failure 2017 - 4th World Congress on Acute Heart Failure

Topic: Right ventricular function

Session type: Symposium

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Highlights of translational medicine

Event: Heart Failure 2017 - 4th World Congress on Acute Heart Failure

Topic: Diuretics

Session type: Symposium

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Clinical Case Corner 5 - Cancer and cancer therapy: a double edged sword

Event: Heart Failure 2017 - 4th World Congress on Acute Heart Failure

Topic: Miscellaneous

Session type: Clinical Case Posters

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How to repair the failing heart

Event: HEART FAILURE 2016

Topic: Gene and cell therapy

Session type: How To ...

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Young Investigator Award: Clinical

Event: HEART FAILURE 2016

Topic: Miscellaneous

Session type: Young Investigator Award Abstracts

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