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

Acute Cardiac Care

Acute Cardiovascular Care Association

To improve the quality of care and outcomes of patients with acute cardiovascular diseases
Join the ACCA European Pre-hospital Cardiac Care Network

ACCA, EUSEM and ERC are closely collaborating to improve the quality of the management of acute cardiac conditions.
The ACCA pre-hospital study group gathers emergency specialists, intensivists and cardiologists from the 3 societies; and one of their major objective is to create a network of field specialists. Complete the survey in order to join ACCA European Pre-hospital Cardiac Care Network, to share your competences with your european colleagues and to set the bases of future interdisciplinary collaborations.

Watch the latest ACCA webinar

Watch the webinar on Pre-hospital management of cardiac Arrhythmia. Get an update with key opinion leaders on cardiac arrhythmias.

ESCeL e-Learning platform on Acute Cardiovascular Care

A world class interdisciplinary educational programme from any place in the world!

Discover it now (sample chapters available for free)

Second edition of the Intensive and Acute Cardiovascular Care Textbook

A key reference for education (available soon)

Access one chapter online for free: "the Heart Team in acute cardiovascular care"

ACCA is a transversal association which helps to have more leverage to:

  • Educate
  • Give insentive and improve the care and the diagnosis of the patients.
  • Disseminate knowledge and guidelines.
ACCA is about everyone involved in Acute Cardivascular Care.
ACCA certification

The IACC certification programme is designed to train professional to deliver state of the art treatment for patients with severe cardiac illnesses.

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