In order to bring you the best possible user experience, this site uses Javascript. If you are seeing this message, it is likely that the Javascript option in your browser is disabled. For optimal viewing of this site, please ensure that Javascript is enabled for your browser.
Did you know that your browser is out of date? To get the best experience using our website we recommend that you upgrade to a newer version. Learn more.

Upcoming Congresses

The ESC represents the full spectrum of cardiology and organises a range of congresses which are leading international events in each of their sub-specialty areas.
  • August 2016
    • ESC Congress
      Saturday 27 August
      Rome - Italy

      Spotlight 2016: 'The Heart Team' highlights the importance of teamwork and interactions between all professionals and specialties involved in managing patients with cardiovascular disease.

      27/08/201600:00 31/08/201600:00 Europe/Paris ESC Congress

      Spotlight 2016: 'The Heart Team' highlights the importance of teamwork and interactions between all professionals and specialties involved in managing patients with cardiovascular disease.

      Rome - Italy European Society of Cardiology contact@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
  • October 2016
    • Acute Cardiovascular Care 2016
      Saturday 15 October
      Lisbon - Portugal

      Take part in the exchange and join the world's leading acute cardiovascular care communities in Lisbon from 15-17 October.

      15/10/201600:00 17/10/201600:00 Europe/Paris Acute Cardiovascular Care 2016

      Take part in the exchange and join the world's leading acute cardiovascular care communities in Lisbon from 15-17 October.

      Lisbon - Portugal Acute Cardiovascular Care Association contact@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY
  • December 2016
    • EuroEcho-Imaging 2016
      Wednesday 07 December
      Leipzig - Germany

      Don't miss the opportunity to boost your career, take part in the EACVI congresses.

      EuroEcho-Imaging, EuroCMR and ICNC are the largest European Cardiovascular Imaging congresses.

      07/12/201600:00 10/12/201600:00 Europe/Paris EuroEcho-Imaging 2016

      Don't miss the opportunity to boost your career, take part in the EACVI congresses.

      EuroEcho-Imaging, EuroCMR and ICNC are the largest European Cardiovascular Imaging congresses.

      Leipzig - Germany European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging euroecho@escardio.org true DD/MM/YYYY


Education

Discover the ESC Education Programme

Find a selection of educational products, including webinars, online courses, clinical cases and resources, designed to help you diversify your CME activities online.

Membership Offer

Find out about the different ways to become a member of the European Society of Cardiology

Other ESC contributions

Fellowship

ESC Fellowship is a mark of international recognition. Fellows of the ESC are distinguished cardiologists, many of whom volunteer their time and skills to advance the field of cardiovascular medicine.

See more
Guidelines

All the relevant evidence on a particular issue to help physicians weigh the benfits and risks of a particular diagnostic or therapeutic procedure.

See more
News Office

Find press releases about the latest developments in cardiology.

See more

European Heart Journal

Direct access to the journal Table of Contents. The European Heart Journal is the official general cardiology journal of the ESC. The European Heart Journal aims to publish the highest quality material, both clinical and scientific, on all aspects of cardiovascular medicine.
12 Aug 2016
Troponin: the basis of decision-making in suspected acute coronary syndromes and beyond
Topic(s):ISSUE @ A GLANCE
Author(s):Lüscher, T. F.
12 Aug 2016
Highly sensitive troponin and coronary computed tomography angiography in the evaluation of suspected acute coronary syndrome in the emergency department
Topic(s):Clinical update
Author(s):Ferencik, M., Hoffmann, U., Bamberg, F., Januzzi, J. L.
12 Aug 2016
CardioPulse Articles * High-sensitivity cardiac troponin 2016: from a European perspective * Invention of the troponin T assay * Troponins in the Emergency Room, how it all began * Troponin gene mutations in inherited heart muscle disease * Dr. Paul M. Vanhoutte * Announcement * The 12th Mechanisms of Vasodilatation Symposium * Peoples corner: Simon F. Stämpfli MD * Local Associate Editor for Cardiovascular Flashlights
Topic(s):CardioPulse
12 Aug 2016
Effect of a single dose of the interleukin-6 receptor antagonist tocilizumab on inflammation and troponin T release in patients with non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled phase 2 trial
Topic(s):Acute coronary syndromes
Author(s):Kleveland, O., Kunszt, G., Bratlie, M., Ueland, T., Broch, K., Holte, E., Michelsen, A. E., Bendz, B., Amundsen, B. H., Espevik, T., Aakhus, S., Damas, J. K., Aukrust, P., Wiseth, R., Gullestad, L.