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Doctor Paolo Verdecchia

Hospital Santa Maria Della Misericordia, Perugia (Italy)

Member of:

European Society of Cardiology

Paolo Verdecchia, formerly Director of Medicine at the Hospital of Assisi and Vice Director of Cardiology at the Hospital of Perugia, is President of the Fondazione Umbra Cuore e Ipertensione-ONLUS at the Division of Cardiology of the Hospital of Perugia, Italy. He gained his MD at the University of Perugia. He is Specialist in Cardiology and Internal Medicine. His scientific interests include Hypertension, Cardiovascular Prevention and Atrial Fibrillation. He is author of about 400 scientific articles quoted in PubMed (abstracts excluded). He published in several major Medical journals (Lancet, JAMA, Circulation, Hypertension, JACC, etc). Indexes of scientific production (as of January 30, 2019): Citations: 45,915; H-Index: 85; i10-index: 257. He is Chairman of multicentre studies and member of the Editorial Board of major Medical Journals. Visiting Professor at PHRI, Hamilton, CA. He held more than one hundred invited lectures internationally and several hundred lectures in Italy.

Diastolic blood pressure: should we care?

Event: ESC Congress 2021 - The Digital Experience

Topic: Hypertension

Session type: Advances in Science


The heart in hypertension

Event: ESC Congress 2019

Topic: Target Organ Damage/Left Ventricular Hypertrophy

Session type: Moderated Posters


The ECG in hypertensive heart disease

Event: ESC Congress 2016

Topic: Haemodynamics, heart and hypertension

Session type: Meet the Experts


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