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Welcome to the European Society of Cardiology. Our mission: to reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease in Europe
 

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30/06/2010 00:00:00
Latest research shows rates of heart disease and stroke continue to decline in Europe, but more people are hospitalised

Overall, CVD remains the single, greatest cause of death among Europeans than any other disease, and, in many countries causes twice as many deaths as cancer. However, researchers found there were some countries where cancer was now causing more deaths than heart disease in men.  Read more

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The world's premier international congress in cardiovascular medicine

Media Alert: The world's greatest event in cardiology, ESC Congress 2014, will take place in Barcelona, Spain, from 30 August to 3 September, and as ever promises journalists a rich source of front-page news and feature background.  This year's event has attracted record submissions for both the new study abstract and late-breaking Hot Line sessions, which, says Professor Keith Fox, Chair of the Congress Programme Committee, will ensure another year of high quality presentations reflecting this year's congress spotlight, "innovation and the heart".

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Acute Cardiovascular Care
  18-20 Oct, Geneva
EuroEcho-Imaging
  3-6 Dec, Vienna

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