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Proven protection from sudden cardiac death – The wearable cardioverter defibrillator

Event: EHRA 2018
Topic: Ventricular Arrhythmias and SCD - Prevention
Session type: Satellite Symposium
Sponsored by Zoll CMS GmbH
Date: 18 March 2018
Time: 12:45 - 13:45

Congress Session

5 presentations in this session

Introduction - Proven protection from sudden cardiac deatch - The wearable cardioverter defibrillator.

Speaker: Doctor O. Piot (Saint Denis, FR)

Primary Prevention with the WCD: Vest Prevention of Early Sudden Cardiac Death (VEST) Trial

Speaker: Doctor J. Olgin (San Francisco, US)

WEARIT-II Europe: data from a German multi-center prospective registry.

Speaker: Professor C. Veltmann (Bremen, DE)

Strategies treating for newly diagnosed heart failure patients – guideline directed medical therapy, the WCD, and time.

Speaker: Professor D. Scherr (Graz, AT)

Panel discussion and summary.

Speaker: Professor H. Burri (Geneva, CH)

5 speakers from this session

Doctor Olivier Piot

Centre Cardiologique du Nord, Saint Denis (France)
3 presentations
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Doctor Jeffrey E Olgin

, San Francisco (United States of America)
1 presentation
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Professor Christian Veltmann

Center for Electrophysiology, Bremen (Germany)
7 presentations
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Professor Daniel Scherr

Medical University of Graz, Graz (Austria)
12 presentations
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Professor Haran Burri

University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva (Switzerland)
26 presentations

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