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Acute Cardiovascular Care Textbooks

ESC Textbook of Intensive and Acute Cardiovascular Care (Second edition)

Now updated and expanded, keeping you at the heart of Intensive and Acute Cardiovascular Care excellence.

New! First online update: June 2016

What's new in this update?

  • 30 chapters updated
  • Incorporates the 2014-15 ESC Guidelines
  • New data from recent literature on procedures, devices (TAVI, mitraclip), and drugs (e.g. bivalirudin, cangrelor)
  • Numerous educational videos

With online access to the textbook you can:

  • Save searches
  • Annotate and download chapters
  • Enlarge and download images
  • Export citations

Special deal for ACCA members

IACC Textbook is now available on sale

A prefered price is available for ACCA 2016 Ivory members

  • Printed version: 218 EUR - includes access to online version
  • Online access: Lifelong ( approx 4 years) at only 70 EUR (VAT not included)
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Order the 2nd Edition

Now updated and expanded!

ACCA textbook

Discover the sample chapter on
"The heart team in acute cardiac care "  Now Available

Encompassing pre-and post-hospital care, procedures, diagnostics, techniques, management, settings, structure, function....

The new IACC Textbook is the key reference for education, serving the needs of all professionals involved in the management of patients with acute cardiovascular care diseases.

A comprehensive book with the best scientific information

Discover the online version with a FREE access to one interactive chapter : Palliative care in the intensive cardiac care unit

78 Chapters and 11 Sections

Including 5 new topics :

  • The heart team in acute cardiac care - Now Available
  • Patient safety and clinical governance
  • Ultrasound-guided vascular access
  • Donor management
  • Palliative care in the ICCU


Complement your knowledge on the ACCA e-learning platform (ESCeL), a unique tool for knowledge, skills assessment and professional development in the field of acute cardiovascular care.