General information

Course date

29th September 2023 8:50am CEST (7:50am UK time)


Registration is possible on-line only and is confirmed upon the on-line payment made at the time of registration. Shall the registration fee is paid by the third party it is advisory that the third party makes the registration and payment on behalf of the Course participant. It is the responsibility of the person making the registration to provide full and accurate data, especially for the invoice shall the registration fee is covered by the employer or the third party. The generated invoice is sent to the registered e-mail. It will also be available to download from the participant personal account. Later requests for an invoice will not be accepted.

If you participated in the previous course, you still need to register again. The registration fee is 30 €. Cancellation request submitted by 31st  August 2023 (included) is subject to 25% administrative charge. Refund will be made to the bank account provided by the course participant, for international payments IBAN and SWIFT code is required. No refund will be provided for cancellation made after this date. For more information please visit General conditions.

Access to the course

The access code for the course will be available from the personal account created at the time of registration and will be also sent to the registered e-mail before the course date. All lectures will be available for review on demand for all registered participants from their personal account few days after the course until 29th  December 2023.

Continuous Professional Development (CPD)

The course is accredited by European Board for Accreditation in Cardiology (EBAC) and was awarded 6 CME points and 3 BSE points. To receive your CME certificate, you need to watch the course on-line and fill the feedback form provided after the course. Certificate of attendance will be distributed to the registered e-mail. The number of CME points awarded will be based on the real tracked time spent viewing the course on-line (1 hour=1 point). We cannot provide the attendance certificate for watching lectures on demand.

MCQs for self assessment will be provided at the end of the course.


The programme is based on the following ESC guidelines/EACVI recommendations and expert consensus papers:

2019 ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of chronic coronary syndromes: The Task Force for the diagnosis and management of chronic coronary syndromes of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC)

2017 Clinical practice of contrast echocardiography: recommendation by the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging (EACVI)

2016 The clinical use of stress echocardiography in non-ischaemic heart disease: recommendations from the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging and the American Society of Echocardiography

2009 Stress Echocardiography Expert Consensus Statement—Executive Summary: European Association of Echocardiography (EAE) (a registered branch of the ESC)

Organising bodies

Faculty of Medicine Hradec Králové
Charles University Prague, Czech Republic
1st Cardio-angiology Department
University Hospital Hradec Králové, Czech Republic

The course is organised under the auspices

Czech Society of Cardiology
Prof J Manďák, dean, Faculty of Medicine Hradec Králové


The course is endorsed by European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging (EACVI) and British Society of Echocardiography (BSE).

Course director

Dr. Karel Medilek, FRCP
Clinical lead in Echocardiography
1st Cardio-angiology Department,University Hospital Hradec Králové
Faculty of Medicine Hradec Králové, Charles University, Czech Republic

Course language


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