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23rd EARINO PRE-CONFERENCIAL SEMINAR

36th Annual Panhellenic Medical Congress - 4-8 May 2010

Current controversies in the treatment of hypertension

Program

08.50-09.00 Welcome - Opening
D. Papadogiannis
09.00-10.30 ROUND TABLE
Treatment of hypertension in special groups
Chairmen: E. Varsamis, T. Mountokalakis
  • ANTIHYPERTENSIVE MEDICATION IN PATIENTS WITHOUT RISK FACTORS
    AS WELL AS IN THOSE AT INCREASED CARDIOVASCULAR RISK WITHOUT HYPERTENSION
  • E. Varsamis
  • TREATMENT OF HYPERTENSION IN THE VERY ELDERLY
    T. Makris
  • HYPERTENSION VARIABILITY AND TREATMENT
    A. Protogerou
10.30-11.00 LECTURE
How can blood pressure control be improved?
Chairman: G. Stergiou
Speaker: Eoin O' Brien

The lecture will be in English. Simultaneous translation in Greek will be provided to those interested.

11.00-11.30 COFFEE BREAK
11.30-13.00 ROUND TABLE
Dilemmas in pharmacological therapy of hypertension
Chairmen: K. Vemmos, D. Papadogiannis
  • MONOTHERAPY
    A. Achimastos
  • COMBINATION THERAPY
    Ir. Avramopoulos
  • SECOND LINE THERAPY
    G. Stergiou
  • NEW ANTIHYPERTENSIVE AGENTS
    E. Andreadis
13.00-13.30 LECTURE
Blood pressure lowering or antihypertensive drug class?
Chairman: D. Papadogiannis
Speaker: N. Karatzas
13.30-14.30 LUNCH BREAK
14.30-15.30 SELECTED CASE STUDIES OF HYPERTENSIVE PERSONS
Presentation: M. Elisaf, D. Papadogiannis

Participation of the audience via electronic voting system

15.30-17.00 GENERAL ASSEMBLY- ELECTIONS

PROGRAM COMMITTEE
A. Achimastos, E. Andreadis,
H. Avramopoulos, M. Elisaf,
N. Karatzas, A. Karayannis,
T. Mountokalakis, D. Papadogiannis,
K. Siamopoulos, G. Stergiou,
E. Varsamis, K. Vemmos, D. Vlahakos

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