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ESC 2023 – Ten clinical highlights not to be missed!

10 November 2023
The European Society of Cardiology (ESC) 2023 congress featured results from a wide range of thought-provoking clinical trials. Dr Sarah Birkhoelzer and Dr Aaron Henry run through ten of the most noteworthy, including STEP-HFpEF, NOAH AFNET and HEART-FID.

Dr Sarah Birkhoelzer Cardiology Registrar & Clinical Research Fellow, University of Oxford; Member of the British Cardiovascular Society Women in Cardiology Committee
Dr Aaron Henry Cardiology Clinical Fellow, Jersey General Hospital; Visiting Researcher, University of Oxford

Learning Objectives

  • To learn about the updated 2023 ESC guidelines on heart failure
  • To understand the 10 clinical hot topics covered at ESC 2023, supported by the research
  • To appreciate the strengths and limitations of the clinical trials and understand what their findings mean for the treatment of heart failure, atrial fibrillation, acute coronary syndrome and many more conditions


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