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European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions (EAPCI)

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To reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease in Europe through percutaneous cardiovascular interventions.
ACCA webinar on Cardiac Arrest

Join Nikolaos Nikolaou, Susanna Price and Bulent Gorenek online for a live streaming event on 22 May 2014 from 18:00 to 19:00 CET


EuroPCR 204: THE official EAPCI congress

Attend the 3,5 days of EuroPCR 2014 to attend the best of education in interventional cardiology from 20 to 23 May 2014!

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ESC Congress Advance Programme - Discover what's planned for interventions

Discover the scope of the scientific sessions at the world's largest and most influential cardiovascular event. Under this year's spotlight 'Innovation and the heart' outstanding quality, interactive and practical sessions are designed to meet your professional needs.

See what's planned in Village 5 for Interventions and be sure to note important sessions that will impact your daily practice.

The appropriate and justified use of medical radiation in cardiovascular imaging: a position document of the EACVI, EAPCI and EHRA
The benefits of cardiac imaging are immense, and modern medicine requires the extensive and versatile use of a variety of cardiac imaging techniques. Cardiologists are responsible for a large part of the radiation exposures every person gets per year from all medical sources. Therefore, they have a particular responsibility to avoid unjustified and non-optimized use of radiation, but sometimes are imperfectly aware of the radiological dose of the examination they prescribe or practice.
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The EAPCI has on official congress (EuroPCR) and offers a range of meetings and fellows courses each year.

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This initiative aims to improve the delivery of care and patient access to the life saving indications of primary percutaneous coronary intervention (p-PCI), thereby reducing mortality and morbidity in patients suffering from acute coronary syndromes (ACS).
Poised to become the reference for interventional practioners, the PCR-EAPCI Textbook offers four volumes dedicated to diagnosis, coronary interventions, structural heart disease, peripheral interventions and perspectives. Both clinically and practically oriented, the Textbook covers everything today‘s interventional needs to know. 10 chapters of the Textbook have been accredited by EBAC (European Board for Accreditation in Cardiology) for a total of 20 External CME credits* All versions available on our online bookstore