Cardiogeriatrics

Cardiogeriatrics or geriatric cardiology deals with the cardiovascular   diagnosis and management of heart disease in the elderly population. As the population ages, an increasing number of elderly people will develop cardiovascular diseases and will suffer their consequences. Cardiac disorders such as coronary heart disease and others are common and are a major cause of mortality in elderly people. Vascular disorders such as atherosclerosis and peripheral arterial disease cause significant morbidity in aged people. Cardiovascular disease at elderly age is superimposed on the cardiovascular changes of aging, most of which underlie many common disorders of aging and limit the physiologic compensatory mechanisms for disease.

CVD is also usually more hazardous in older patients. It often erupts with multiple simultaneous CVD processes (e.g., acute coronary syndrome, heart failure, and atrial fibrillation) and in combination with non-cardiac pathologies (e.g., pneumonia, renal insufficiency, anemia, chronic lung disease, diabetes, stroke). Such multisystem disease combinations are more liable to overwhelm the diminished CV reserve capacity of aging, thus leading to adverse outcomes.

  • Cardiovascular care of older people
  • Altered pharmacokinetics in aging
  • Demographics of aging
  • Geriatric medicine
  • Clinical geriatric cardiology

Related Conference of Cardiogeriatrics

December 11-12, 2017

22nd World Cardiology Conference

Rome, Italy
February 19-21, 2018

23rd European Heart Disease and Heart Failure Congress

Paris, France
April 19-20, 2018

3rd World Heart Congress

Amsterdam, Netherlands
May 14-16, 2018

2nd World Heart Congress

Tokyo, Japan
May 16-17, 2018

2nd Annual Congress on Cardiology & Cardiac Nursing

Montreal, Québec, Canada
June 11-13, 2018

24th Annual Cardiologists Conference

Barcelona, Spain
July 11-12, 2018

International Conference on Cardiovascular Imaging

Sydney,Australia
August 09-10, 2018

26th Annual Cardiology and Cardiovascular  Nursing Congress

Manila, Philippines
July 16-17, 2018

25th Annual Cardiology Conference

Atlanta, USA
September 10-11, 2018

4th International Conference on Hypertension & Healthcare

Zurich, Switzerland
September 14-15, 2018

4th Global Summit on Heart Diseases

Singapore
17-18 September,2018

24th World Cardiology Conference

Hong Kong
September 17-18,2018

25th Annual Cardiologists Conference

Tin Shui Wai,Hong Kong
October 22-24, 2018

27th European Cardiology Congress

Rome, Italy
November 5-6, 2018

28thWorld Congress on cardiology

Amsterdam, Netherlands
November 21-22, 2018

Global Cardiology Summit

Bangkok, Thailand

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