The BCS Annual Conference is the UK's largest and leading cardiovascular educational event. This year's conference theme is, "Cardiology and the Environment." The 2021 event, due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, will be virtual, and takes place from 7 June
"A Virtual Year in Cardiology 2020," a review of the biggest and most relevant topics of 2020 in cardiology. Prof Martin R Cowie, Professor of Cardiology at Imperial College, London, delivers an update on "Telemedicine and Digital Health—the New Normal."
A stethoscope around the neck is one of the most recognisable images of the medical profession. French physician, Rene Theophile Hyacinthe Laennec invented the stethoscope in 1816. Before the invention of the stethoscope, doctors would place their ear directly onto