education
workshops & seminars




Saturday 30.11.2013 8:30 to 14:30

 

 

Under the auspices of the

Hypertension Unit & Cardiovascular Research Laboratory of the

1st Department of Propaedeutic Internal Medicine

Medical School

National & Kapodistrian University of Athens (NKUA)

 

and the kind support of SANOFI-AVENTIS

 

 

 

 

Theory and hands-on training on 

(i)   Arterial stiffness - Pulse Wave Velocity

(ii)  Central blood pressure & hemodynamics - Pulse Wave Analysis

(iii) Carotid artery hypertroppy and ealry atheromatosis - Intimal-Medial Thickness

(iv)  Peripheal arterial disease - Ankle-Brachail Index 

  

 

 

Faculty - trainers:

 

Assist. Prof AD Protogerou

Hypertension Unit & Cardiovascular Research Laboratory (NKUA)

1st Department of Internal Medicice, Faculty of Health Medicine & Life Sciences,

Uiversity of Maastricht

 

Assit. Prof. C Vlachopoulos

Peripheral Vessels Unit, 1st Department of Cardiology (NKUA) 

 

Assist. Prof. TG Papaioannou

Biomedical Eng. Unit, 1st Department of Cardiology (NKUA)

Clinical Seminar with hands-on training:

Novel vascular biomarkers for cardiovascuar disease risk re-classification: from theory to practice