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Aepovac

Save the Date: Gymkhana For Heart Valve Disease with AEPOVAC – 8 September, Madrid

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Heart valve disease is still very much unknown amongst the Spanish population and this is especially amongst those who are 60 years of age or older - the age group facing the highest risk of being diagnosed with this disease.   As part of our efforts to increase awareness of heart valve disease for the first European Heart Valve Disease...

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Cuore Italia at "The Martian"

Save the Date: Run With Cuore Italia At The “Martian Mission” – 13 September, Milan

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Join the team at Cuore Italia on the 13th of September at 6.30 PM near the Fountain of Piazza Castello in Milan to run or walk at the “Martian Mission” for Cuore Italia, as part of the celebrations for the European Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day.   Heart valve diseases affect over 1 million of Italians and its prevalence increases...

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MedTech

MedTech Week 2018

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From the 4-8 June, MedTech Europe organised MedTech Week to promote innovative and life-changing technologies across Europe. National medtech associations and organisations across the continent were encouraged to hold events and support the week through their communication channels.   MedTech Europe is an initiative that brings together professionals who are committed to supporting patients and people in need on the...

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HVD Awareness day planning session

European Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day Planning Session

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On 7 May members from the steering committee for the European Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day travelled to Switzerland to meet. The meeting was arranged to discuss and plan the upcoming awareness day and review each of the participating country’s plans for commemorating the day.   The representatives from each country, France, Spain, Italy, Ireland, The Netherlands and the UK,...

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HVD Awareness day launch

Launch of the European Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day

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The initiative of the European Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day will kick-off on Tuesday, 26 September 2017 at PCR London Valves, the world's largest educational meeting focused on the care of patients with valvular heart disease.   Heart valve disease is common but only a few people are aware of it. This is why an awareness day is needed to...

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