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  • ESC statement in response to the FDA determination that trans fatty acids are no longer considered safe for consumption

    July 7, 2015

    The American Food and Drug Administration (FDA) considers trans fatty acids (TFA) unsafe for consumption.

  • Oxford University Press launches European Heart Journal - Quality of Care and Clinical Outcomes

    July 3, 2015

    Oxford University Press (OUP) and the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) are delighted to announce the launch of European Heart Journal - Quality of Care and Clinical Outcomes (EHJQCCO), whose first issue published on the 2nd July.

  • Patient access to cardiovascular devices delayed by bureaucracy

    July 2, 2015

    Patients are experiencing significant delays in access to approved cardiovascular devices due to bureaucratic inefficiencies, reveals a Devices White Paper from the Cardiovascular Round Table (CRT) published today in European Heart Journal.

  • Experts call for ‘all hands on deck’ to tackle global burden of non-communicable disease

    July 2, 2015
    A group of some of the world’s top doctors and scientists working in cardiology and preventive medicine have issued a call to action to tackle the global problem of deaths from non-communicable diseases through healthy lifestyle initiatives. "Stakeholders for healthy lifestyle interventions must share a common and collaborative vision.  This message is central to all the scientific bodies that took part in this joint policy statement. Our hope is that this global collaborative effort spurs a new approach." Prof Marco Guazzi, EACPR Board member and paper co-author.
  • Unique consensus paper on patient preferences for arrhythmias management published

    June 24, 2015

    A unique consensus paper on patient preferences for arrhythmias management is presented today1 at EHRA EUROPACE – CARDIOSTIM 2015 and published in EP Europace.

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