7th International Meeting on Intensive Cardiac Care

Venue: Tel Aviv

Location: Tel Aviv, Israel

Event Date/Time: Oct 30, 2011 End Date/Time: Nov 01, 2011
Abstract Submission Date: Jul 15, 2011
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The 6th International Meeting on Intensive Cardiac Care will be held in Tel Aviv on October 25-27, 2009. The Meeting will feature three parallel streams, with over 100 presentations, including: satellite symposia, plenary lectures, debates, clinical interactive case presentations, round-table discussions and poster presentations over two days. In addition to the medical streams, there will also be a parallel nursing stream. The program is diverse and includes content that will satisfy all participants interested in acute cardiac care.

• General intensive care
• Update on reperfusion therapy for ST elevation MI
• Non-ST elevation ACS
• Pathophysiology of ACS
• Imaging in ACS, with emphasis on echocardiography and MRI
• New risk factors for atherosclerosis
• Lessons from large databases
• Acute heart failure and cardiogenic shock
• Cardiac nursing: administration and education
• Rehabilitation
• Advances in cardiac nursing
• Arrhythmias in the CCU
• New anti-thrombotics and anti-platelet agents
• Myocardial regeneration
• Myocardial protection
• Myocardial viability
• Cardiac pathology in heart failure
• New insights in plaque vulnerability: novel imaging techniques
• Diabetes and the cardiologist
• Cardiovascular care in the elderly
• Experimental therapies in acute MI and CHF
• Psychosocial and family issues
• Heart disease in pregnancy
• Women in the CCU
• Triggers for ACS
• Issues in ACC nursing
• Ethical dilemmas
• New therapies and applications in clinical cardiac nursing
• ACS – the need for fast diagnosis and treatment
• Terminal patients