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Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications, to publish selected abstracts from the 28th Great Wall International Cardiology (GW-ICC) Conference Beijing, China, October 12 – 15, 2017
Beijing, October 12, 2017: Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications (CVIA) celebrates its second year of publishing with the announcement that it will, in its role as the official journal of the Great Wall International Cardiology Conference (GW-ICC), publish selected abstracts from the 28th GW-ICC. Preprints of the abstracts are now online at http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/cscript/cvia/pre-prints/content-150
Editor-in-Chief of CVIA Dr. C. Richard Conti, past president of the American College of Cardiology, commented that CVIA is delighted to be publishing the abstracts to support GW-ICC in its aims of leading the development of cardiovascular medicine in China, by introducing and promoting new concepts and technologies and strengthening and promoting cooperation amongst Chinese and international cardiology experts.
The 28th Great Wall International Congress of Cardiology (GW-ICC) is being held from October 12th to 15th at the China National Convention Center (CNCC), Beijing, China. GW-ICC 2017 will cover thirteen subject disciplines with more than 1,900 cardiology experts chairing forty-six forums of over four hundred lectures. Two hundred and sixty international cardiology experts from thirty-five countries will share the latest international developments with congress delegates. In 2017, twelve international associations and organizations, including the World Heart Federation (WHF), the American College of Cardiology (ACC), the American Heart Association (AHA), and the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) will host joint forums with GW-ICC to support discussion and exchange of expertise. ESC @ GW-ICC Joint Forum will focus on the highlights of 2017 ESC Congress, introducing the latest guidance and discussing the latest developments of ESC images, heart disease, heart failure, ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI) and valve disease aspects. AHA @ GW-ICC Joint Forum will focus on guidelines introduction and discussion of the progress in hypertension and syncope, treatment strategies to reduce the incidence of Cardiovascular disease (CVD) mortality and how to reduce the incidence of adverse events. ACC @ GW-ICC Joint Forum will focus on population health, guidelines and real-world evidence; cardiovascular disease prevention: hypertension, smoking cessation and blood lipid management; STEMI treatment system.
CVIA is available on the IngentaConnect platform http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/cscript/cvia and at http://cvia-journal.org/. Submissions may be made using Scholar One manuscripts at https:/mc04.manuscriptcentral.com/cvia-journal. There are no author submission or article processing fees.
Conference website: http://www.gw-icc2017.org/en/1/index.jsp
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