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The new Impact Factors are now available for the ESC journals

Impact factors are often correlated to the importance and visibility of a journal throughout the scientific communities.
The ESC journals 2013 impact factors are now online.  Discover them on our Journals section

ESC Congress 2014 focuses on innovations in cardiology
Results of eagerly anticipated major clinical trials to be presented at ESC Congress together with other practice-changing science, from 30 August to 3 September in Barcelona, Spain. Read the press release.
European Heart Academy of the ESC
The ESC and the London School of Economics announce the launch of a new executive-style MSc aimed at professionals working in the field of cardiovascular sciences.

The Masters programme aims to equip cardiologists with the skills required to take on leadership roles within the field. Read the press release.
Barcelona gets set to welcome ESC Congress 2014

Spanish Society of Cardiology President Dr Gonzalez-Juanatey explains why ESC Congress coming to Barcelona is good news for Spanish cardiology and what's hot at ESC Congress 2014 - other than the sunshine! Read the interview

Register online until 31 July and save up to 90 Euros.
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Acute Cardiovascular Care 2014 - Featured Session

Worldwide, coronary artery disease (CAD) is the single most frequent cause of death. 
Please join us on Monday, 20 October in Geneva from 08:30 to 10:00 in Room 1 for a dynamic and informative session entitled 'The vulnerable STEMI patient'. Read more.

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Discover the position paper from the Working Group on Myocardial and Pericardial Diseases
Triage strategy for urgent management of cardiac tamponade: a position statement of the Europ...
Join us for Acute Cardiovascular Care 2014 in Geneva from 18 to 20 October
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How hot is your sports cardiology knowledge? Take the new ECG quiz!
‘Diagnostic conundrums in Sports Cardiology - Trabeculations of the athlete's heart'-  Re...
First evidence for painless Atrial Fibrillation treatment
The first evidence for a shockless treatment for atrial fibrillation (AF) presented on Friday 4 J...
Discarded surgery fat treats heart attacks
Stem cells from fat to be discarded during cardiac surgery can improve heart function, according ...
Association found between high cholesterol and breast cancer
An association between high blood cholesterol and breast cancer has been found in a study of more...
News for the EORP Cardiomyopathy and Myocarditis Registry
On behalf of the Cardiomyopathy Executive Committee of the EURObservational Research Programme (E...
Progress and hurdles: Prevention reports from Poland and Bulgaria
The EACPR brings you monthly reports on the challenges facing preventive cardiology across Europe...
The 2014 EHRA White Book
Discover the current state of arrhythmia management in European countries in the 2014 EHRA White ...
Watch the HFA webinar on Iron deficiency in heart failure - From evidence to practice
Get an update with key opinion leaders on the impact of iron deficiency (ID) on CHF patients' outcom...
Patient website on atrial fibrillation now in French and German
English speaking patients with atrial fibrillation and their families had a website to answer the...
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Media Alert: The world's greatest event in cardiology, ESC Congress 2014, will take place in Barc...
Prevent premature deaths from heart failure, urges the Heart Failure Association
Awareness of Heart Failure is alarmingly poor among the general public and healthcare professiona...
Guidelines on Diabetes: new resources available
In addition to the Full text of the ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines on Diabetes, Pre-Diabetes an...
ESC Congress 2014 registration is open
Barcelona is preparing for the arrival of more than 30,000 participants for this year’s ESC Congr...
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Display name of the link 38th Meeting of the ESC Working Group on Cardiac Cellular Electrophysiology
Maastricht - Netherlands
20 September to 22 September 2014

Display name of the link EuroThrombosis Summit 2014
Paris - France
28 September to 30 September 2014

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Display name of the link ESC Congress 2014
Barcelona - Spain
30 August to 03 September 2014

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Geneva - Switzerland
18 October to 20 October 2014

Display name of the link EuroEcho-Imaging 2014
Vienna - Austria
03 December to 06 December 2014

ICNC12, Nuclear Cardiology and Cardiac CT ICNC12, Nuclear Cardiology and Cardiac CT
Madrid - Spain
03 May to 05 May 2015

EuroHeartCare 2015 EuroHeartCare 2015
Dubrovnik - Croatia
08 May to 09 May 2015

EuroPRevent 2015 EuroPRevent 2015
Lisbon - Portugal
14 May to 16 May 2015

Heart Failure 2015 Heart Failure 2015
Seville - Spain
23 May to 26 May 2015

Display name of the link EHRA EUROPACE-CARDIOSTIM 2015
Milan - Italy
21 June to 24 June 2015
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