Abstract submission and our scientific sessions cover a wide array of topics:


  • Echocardiography
  • Intraoperative and Interventional Echocardiography
  • Coronary CT Angiography

Arrhythmias, General

  • Arrhythmias, General – Treatment
  • Cardioversion and Defibrillation

Atrial Fibrillation

  • Atrial Fibrillation – Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome
  • Sudden Death in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Fibrillation – Treatment
  • Rhythm Control, Cardioversion

Syncope and Bradycardia

  • Syncope and Bradycardia – Pathophysiology and Mechanisms
  • Bradycardia: AV-Block
  • Tachycardia
  • Non-arrhythmogenic Mechanisms of Syncope
  • Syncope and Bradycardia – Treatment
  • Drug Treatment
  • Pacemaker Therapy
  • Syncope and Bradycardia – Clinical

Ventricular Arrhythmias and Sudden Cardiac Death

  • Ventricular Arrhythmias and SCD – Treatment
  • Management of Out of Hospital Cardiac Arrest
  • Device Treatment of Ventricular Arrhythmias and SCD
  • Ventricular Arrhythmias and SCD – Clinical

Device Therapy

  • Device Complication and Lead Extraction (e.g. ICD induced inappropriate shocks)

Acute Heart Failure

  • Acute Heart Failure: Diagnostic Methods
  • Acute Heart Failure: Biomarkers
  • Acute Heart Failure: Imaging
  • Acute Heart Failure: Diagnostic Methods, Other
  • Acute Heart Failure: Treatment
  • Acute Heart Failure: Drug Treatment
  • Acute Heart Failure: Non-pharmacological Treatment
  • Acute Heart Failure: Treatment, Other
  • Acute Heart Failure: Clinical

Acute Coronary Syndromes

  • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Pathophysiology and Mechanisms
  • Acute Ischemia
  • Thrombosis, Platelets, and Coagulation
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Inflammation
  • Vulnerable Plaque
  • Vasospasm
  • Left Ventricular Remodeling
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Pathophysiology, Other
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Diagnostic Methods
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Biomarkers
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Imaging
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Diagnostic Methods, Other
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Treatment
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Lifestyle Modification
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Drug Treatment
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Antiplatelet Agents
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Thrombolysis/Fibrinolysis
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Drug Treatment, Other
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Revascularization
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Treatment, Other
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Clinical
  • Unstable Angina
  • Non-ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction (NSTEMI)
  • ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI)
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Shock
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Post-Infarction Period
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Myocardial Infarction with Non-obstructive Coronary Arteries
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Tako-Tsubo Cardiomyopathy
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Clinical, Other
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Other

Acute Cardiac Care

  • Acute Cardiac Care – Resuscitation
  • Acute Cardiac Care – Prehospital and emergency Department Care
  • Acute Cardiac Care – CCU, Intensive, and Critical Cardiovascular Care
  • Acute Cardiac Care – Other

Pericardial Disease

  • Pericardial Disease – Clinical
  • Pericardial Effusion
  • Pericardial Disease, Other (pericardial tamponade)

Pulmonary Circulation, Pulmonary Embolism, Right Heart Failure

  • Pulmonary Circulation, Pulmonary Embolism, Right Heart Failure: Treatment
  • Pulmonary Circulation, Pulmonary Embolism, Right Heart Failure: Drug Treatment
  • Pulmonary Circulation, Pulmonary Embolism, Right Heart Failure: Intervention
  • Pulmonary Circulation, Pulmonary Embolism, Right Heart Failure: Treatment, Other
  • Pulmonary Circulation, Pulmonary Embolism, Right Heart Failure: Clinical
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Circulation, Pulmonary Embolism, Right Heart Failure: Other

Aortic Disease

  • Aortic Disease – Clinical
  • Acute Aortic Syndromes, Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Thoracic
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Abdominal

Interventional Cardiology

  • Coronary Intervention
  • Coronary Intervention: Primary and Acute PCI
  • Coronary Intervention: Mechanical Circulatory Support
  • Coronary Intervention: Restenosis and Device Thrombosis

Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapy

  • Cardiovascular Drug Therapy
  • Anticoagulants
  • Antiplatelet Drugs
  • Diuretics
  • Nitrates
  • Lipid-Lowering Agents (especially for secondary prevention)
  • Anti-Diabetic Drugs (especially for secondary prevention)

Cardiovascular Nursing

  • Acute Nursing Care


  • Computer Modeling and Simulation