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Mr Florent Besnier

Montreal Heart Institute, Montreal (Canada)

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Dr Florent BESNIER has been involved in clinical trials and cardiovascular rehabilitation in the past 12 years. His work focuses on exercise physiology in cardiovascular and metabolic diseases. In May 2019, Dr Florent Besnier joined Prof. Louis Bherer’s research team as a postdoctoral researcher at the EPIC center of the Montreal Heart Institute. His project consists of studying the effects of cognitive and physical training on physical and brain health in chronic heart failure patients. Dr Florent BESNIER has also developed clinical research projects on the optimization of an exercise training program in coronary heart disease patients, and on the rehabilitation of individuals with long-COVID-19 syndrome.

Acute effects of a maximal cardiopulmonary exercise test on cardiac hemodynamic and cerebrovascular response and their relationship with cognitive performance in individuals with type II diabetes

Event: ESC Preventive Cardiology 2023

Topic: Spiroergometry

Session: Moderated ePoster 34


Comparison of 3-week high-intensity interval training and moderate continuous training for cardiometabolic health and autonomic nervous system in chronic heart failure: a randomized controlled study.

Event: EuroPrevent 2018

Topic: Cardiovascular Rehabilitation

Session: Cardiovascular Rehabilitation


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