With more effective ways to manage hyperkalemia, is it still a challenge in 2023? Chairperson Ileana Piña, MD and faculty members cardiologist Javed Butler, MD, and nephrologist Patrick Rossignol, MD, use case-based vignettes to provide expert analysis regarding hyperkalemia in patients with HFrEF who are on RAASi therapy. Tune in for insights on applying clinical trial data to the unique challenges of complex cases and learn how a guideline-based approach, innovative treatments, and emerging data are achieving successful outcomes in patients with heart failure with hyperkalemia.
10:15 - 11:00 CEST
Introduction to HK in HF 2023
1st Case Presentation: Chronic or Recurrent Hyperkalemia
Discussion of Chronic Hyperkalemia Case
2nd Case Presentation: Short-Term Hyperkalemia or 1st HK event
Panel Discussion & Take-Home Messages
Question & Answer Session
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Ileana L. Piña, MD, MPH, FAHA, FACC, FHFSA
Professor and Quality Officer, Heart & Vascular Service Line
Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University
Consulting Fees: Novartis, Relypsa
Javed Butler, MD
President, Baylor Scott and White Research Institute
Distinguished Professor of Medicine
University of Mississippi Medical Center
Consulting Fees: Abbott, Adrenomed, Amgen, Array, AstraZeneca, Bayer, Boehringer-Ingelheim, Bristol Myers Squibb, CVRx, G3 Pharmaceuticals, Impulse Dynamics, Innolife, Janssen, LivaNova, Luitpold, Medtronic, Merck, Novartis, Novo Nordisk, Relypsa, Roche, V-Wave Ltd., Vifor Pharma
Patrick Rossignol, MD, PhD
Head of Medical Specialties Service (Nephrology–Haemodialysis)
Princess Grace Hospital
Medical Director, Monaco Private Haemodialysis Centre
Consulting Fees: Ablative Solutions, AstraZeneca, Bayer, Boehringer-Ingelheim, CinCor, Corvidia, CVRx, Fresenius, G3P, Grunenthal, Idorsia, KBP, Novartis, Novo Nordisk, Relypsa, Sanofi, Sequana Medical, Servier, Stealth Peptides, Vifor Fresenius Medical Care Renal Pharma
Contracted Research: Vifor Pharma
Ownership Interest: CardioRenal, G3P
- Megan Clem has nothing to disclose
- Cindy Davidson has nothing to disclose
- Ann Early has nothing to disclose
- Kate Nagele has nothing to disclose
- Mario Trucillo, PhD, has nothing to disclose
After attending this symposium, attendees will be able to:
- Discuss the clinical impact of hyperkalemia in patients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF) and chronic kidney disease (CKD) on optimized guideline-directed medical therapy
- Apply guideline-directed recommendations for addressing hyperkalemia in patients with HFrEF and CKD
- Identify key clinical considerations for patients with HFrEF and CKD when using a potassium binder
This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of cardiologists and cardiology healthcare professionals.
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