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Promoting excellence in research, practice, education and policy in cardiovascular health, primary and secondary prevention.
Our mission is to promote excellence in clinical diagnosis, research, technical development, and education in cardiovascular imaging in Europe.
Our goal is to reduce the burden in cardiovascular disease in Europe through percutaneous cardiovascular interventions.
Our Mission is "to improve the quality of life of the population by reducing the impact of cardiac rhythm disturbances and reduce sudden cardiac death"
To improve quality of life and logevity, through better prevention, diagnosis and treatment of heart failure, including the establishment of networks for its management, education and research.
Working Groups goals is to stimulate and disseminate scientific knowledge in different fields of cardiology.
ESC Councils goal is to share knowledge among medical professionals practising in specific cardiology domains.
OUR MISSION: TO REDUCE THE BURDEN OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE IN EUROPE
Updated European Heart Rhythm Association Practical Guide on the use of non-vitamin K antagonist anticoagulants in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation is now available!
Welcome to the page that accompanies the EHRA Practical Guide on the use of novel oral anticoagulant drugs (NOACs) in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation (AF). This page contains resources that may be of help in your daily practice, like the proposed universal NOAC patient card, links to the AF guideline text and the practical guide itself, and soon also links to a slide set and a key messages booklet of the practical guide. Please note that this is a work in progress. In the future, this page will also contain updates to the published practical guide itself, based on new information that becomes available. Finally, if you have comments or suggestions, please feel free to drop us a line via the feedback form below. We hope that you appreciate the practical guide and web page. We look forward to your feedback!
On behalf of EHRA and the Writing Committee, Prof. Dr. Hein Heidbuchel
Review in the European Heart Journal | Press release
Full Guide (pdf) / In EP Europace
2015 Patient cards (downloadable and print ready) (English)
Download A7 / Download A5
EHJ Executive Summary (pdf) / In the EHJ
Slide set (pdf)
To come soon:
Other translated patient cards
Full article (pdf)
2013 Patient cards in other languagesIf you would like to translate the card to a different language, please let us know via the feedback form.
* Not designed for printing on a personal laser printer or inkjet printer, but to be provided to a 'real' printer, who can print recto-verso on a card type of paper. After cutting and folding, you then have a 4-page booklet. We have provided two formats: Update: a smaller, more comfortable size of the card is now available for download. The A7-version will have a folded size of 10.5 by 7.4 cm. Men can put it in their wallets, but the print may be small for some. The A5-version is double the size for improved legibility.
Bulgaria: A7, A5
Danish: A7, A5
Dutch: A7, A5
French: A7, A5
German: A7, A5
Greek: A7, A5
Hungarian: A7, A5
Italy: A4, A7, A5
Japanese: A7, A5
Portuguese: A7, A5
Russian: A7, A5
Slovak: A7, A5
Spanish: A7, A5
Swedish: A7, A5
Romanian: A7, A5
Croatia: A4, A7, A5