Congresses & News

International congresses of interest:
congress esc 2018

ESC 2018

European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress
Munich, Germany
August 25-29, 2018

congress eusem 2018

EuSEM 2018

European Congress on Emergency Medicine
Glasgow, Scotland
September 8-12, 2018

congress ice 2018

ICE 2018

International Congress of Endocrinology
Cape Town, South Africa
December 1-4, 2018


ESC ACCA Webinar

Fast & immediate rule out strategy in patients with suspected ACS – strengths and limitations
Webinar (Online)
May 22, 2017
18:00 to 19:00 CEST


International Meeting

Integrated Management of Acute and Chronic Coronary Artery Disease – From Prevention to Intervention
Innsbruck, Austria
January 27-30, 2018

congress esc acca 2018


Acute Cardiovascular Care 2018
Milan, Italy
March 3-5, 2018

Learn more on “Early rule-out of acute myocardial infarction by copeptin and troponin; procore: a prospective european registry”

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congress isicem


International Symposium on Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine
Brussels, Belgium
March 20-23, 2018


congress heart failure 2018

Heart Failure 2018

World Congress on Acute Heart Failure
Vienna, Austria
May 26-29, 2018


Latest News

A Copeptin-Based Approach in the Diagnosis of Diabetes Insipidus

August, 2018

The direct measurement of hypertonic saline–stimulated plasma copeptin had greater diagnostic accuracy than the water-deprivation test in patients with hypotonic polyuria.
A Copeptin-Based Approach in the Diagnosis of Diabetes Insipidus. Wiebke Fenske, Julie Refardt, Irina Chifu, ..., Martin Fassnacht, and Mirjam Christ-Crain. New England Journal of Medicine, DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1803760

Studies about Copeptin >

Bei der Suche nach einer besseren Diagnostik für eine spezielle Art von Diabetes können Wissenschaftler jetzt Erfolg vermelden. Ihr Verfahren führt einfacher und sicherer zur passenden Diagnose.
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University of Basel. "Harmless or hormone disorder? A new test enables quick diagnosis for drinking by the liter."
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Copeptin values significantly decreased in Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) water intake trial

May, 2018
Randomized Control Trial results published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) shows as a secondary outcome that increasing fluid intake via coaching was adequate to lower vasopressin secretion – measured by its reliable surrogate marker Copeptin – in CKD patients.
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Copeptin improves risk stratification of normotensive patients with pulmonary embolism

February, 2018
Study shows that Copeptin improves risk stratification of normotensive PE patients, especially when identifying patients with an increased risk of an adverse outcome.
Read the Article in the European Respiratory Journal >

Copeptin Predicts Kidney Diseases

February 22, 2018
Elevated levels of plasma copeptin, a measure of vasopressin (VP), independently predicts development of chronic kidney disease (CKD) as well as other kidney diseases, according to a new study
Read Article in Renal & Urology News >
Study text "Plasma copeptin as a predictor of kidney disease" >

B·R·A·H·M·S GmbH, Teil von Thermo Fisher Scientific, gibt die Aufnahme von Copeptin in die Empfehlungen der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Kardiologie (DGK) bekannt (German)

December 06, 2016
DGK folgt den Empfehlungen der ESC Guidelines für den sofortigen Ausschluss eines akuten Myokardinfarkts (AMI) mittels Kombination aus Copeptin und Troponin; legt den Einsatz für niedergelassene Kardiologen fest.
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B·R·A·H·M·S GmbH, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific, Announces Copeptin Now Included in the German Cardiac Society (DGK) Recommendations (English translation from German press release)
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