Hypertension Management Guidelines & the Urgency of Blood Pressure control

DUPHAT Webinars

November 26, 2020 - 20:00 - 21:00

Topic Description :

Hypertension Management Guidelines & the Urgency of Blood Pressure control

Learning objectives:

  • Review of recent American & European Guidelines for Hypertension management.
  • What are the similarities / differences?
  • Urgency for early blood pressure treatment & blood pressure control

Speaker :

Konstantinos

Prof. Konstantinos P.Tsioufis. MD, PhD, FESC, FACC 

Bio:

  • Professor of Cardiology and Director of the Hypertension Unit of the Hippokration Hospital National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
  • He was a post-doctoral fellow at the Veterans Affairs Medical Centre, Georgetown University Washington DC USA.
  • He has more than 400 publications inpeer-reviewed Journals, more than 11000 citations and more than 450 invited lectures at international meetings.
  • Co-editor of the books ‘’interventional therapies of secondary and essential hypertension’’ and ‘’ ESH Manual of Hypertension, 5th edition, 2019’’ .
  • He has contributed with more than 20 Chapters in Books. Member of the Editorial Board and Reviewer in many Cardiology and Hypertension Journals .
  • Prof Tsioufis has served as President of European Society of Hypertension (ESH) (2017-19) and President of the Hellenic Society of Cardiology (2016-18)

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