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Heart Failure Association (HFA) of the ESC

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To improve quality of life and longevity, through better prevention, diagnosis and treatment of heart failure, including the establishment of networks for its management, education and research.
Abstract submission is now open for Heart Failure 2015 and the 2nd World Congress on Acute Heart Failure!

Be part of the programme of the world’s leading heart failure congress. Submit your research before 14 January 2015.

European Journal of Heart Failure

The highest impact factor ever of the European Journal of Heart Failure: 6.577

Editor-in-Chief: Dirk van Veldhuisen

Young cardiologists!

Join the HFA group created just for you: Heart failure specialists Of Tomorrow (HoT)
The HoT initiative is to help spreading the HFA's mission to the younger generation, to promote young excellence in the HFA field and the heart failure specialisation. More information here.

Greek version now available

Visit the new website

There are also 7 other languages to choose from - all of which cover the essential information that heart failure patients, their families and carers need for every day business and for planning their future with heart failure.

 The HFA's new heart failure curriculum

Heart Failure 2011 resources 

A record setting congress in Athens, with 4,433 attendees and 1,444 abstracts submitted; Access Heart Failure 2014 congress news, congress reports, slides photos and more.

All congress resources

European Heart Failure Awareness Day 2012

Heart Failure Awareness Day (held on either 9-10-11 May 2014 depending on the country) is designed to raise awareness about the importance of recognising Heart Failure, getting an accurate diagnosis and receiving optimal treatment.

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