Dr Jan Přeček is cardiologist at University Hospital Olomouc, Czech Republic. He completed his medical degree and doctoral (Ph.D.) degree at Faculty of Medicine, Palacký University Olomouc. His main areas of clinical focus are acute cardiac care, echocardiography, acute coronary syndromes, heart failure and pulmonary circulation. Dr Přeček has been awarded Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology (FESC). He has participated in multiple clinical trials focused mainly to acute heart failure, antithrombotics, hypolipidemic therapy and pulmonary hypertension.