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Acute Cardiovascular Care 2014

Acute Cardiovascular Care 2014

18 Oct 2014 - 20 Oct 2014 , Geneva - Switzerland


Acute cardiovascular care in review is now available online

Peer-reviewed highlights of Acute Cardiovascular Care 2014.

The top advances and key clinical trials in this report include: Summaries of the EPICOR, PRIVATE-ATLANTIC, COPED, PAPRICA-2, and NOMI trials and more.

Read the full report


ACCA Clinical Decision-Making Toolkit Mobile App

Immediate bedside decision now at your fingertips. A key instrument to help practitioners make the best bedside clinical decisions, when managing patients with acute cardiovascular diseases.

Download the latest update of the ACCA Decision-Making Toolkit mobile app for FREE. Search for "ACCA TOOLKIT" on Google Play or Apple Store.

We are pleased to welcome you to Acute Cardiovascular Care 2014! As you know, the theme of the third official congress of the Acute Cardiovascular Care Association will be “The Highly Vulnerable Patient"; A unique meeting for cardiologists, emergency care or intensive care physicians, internists, surgeons, imaging specialists, interventionalists, nurses and paramedics.  Read more

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 Don't Miss Sessions

 Programme Highlights by day

Programme Overview

Educational Track & Joint Sessions

Theoretical and practical sessions specifically aimed toward young physicians and researchers. E.T. sessions will be held in Room 4

Special Events

ACCA General Assembly & Closing Ceremony, 12:45 – 14:00, Room 3
Results of the ACCA Board elections will be announced during the General Assembly!

Programme Overview

Educational Track

Theoretical and practical sessions specifically aimed toward young physicians and researchers.
E.T. sessions will be held in Room 4

Special Events

  • Young Investigator Award Session, 14:15 – 15:45, Room 3
    Come and support our junior investigators while they present their research in front of a panel of esteemed judges. The session is chaired by Dr Vince De Hoog, last year’s YIA winner!
  • ACCA Research Prize session, 16:30 – 18:00, Room 4
    Leveraging research into the field of Acute Cardiovascular Care: the ACCA research prize will be released for the first time in Geneva 2014.  The 4 finalists will present their research in the session, and the TOP scored abstracts are displayed outside the room all day.
  • ACCA Certification Exam tomorrow! Registration is mandatory – check if there are seats left at the registration desks!

Programme Overview

  • Hotline Session I, 09:00 – 10:30, Room 1
    Researchers on Acute Cardiovascular Care will present their latest clinical trials of research results at a top level focused forum
  • Practical Cases by Residents 1 & 2, 09:00 to 10:30, Room 3 and Room 4
    A total of 11 cases will be presented, ranging in topics from acute heart failure to acute coronary syndromes or other life-threatening acute heart disease
    Come and support the young researchers!
  • Challenges in antiplatelet therapy in patients presenting with acute myocardial infarction, 14:00 – 15:30, Room 1
    Supported by an Unrestricted Educational Grant from AstraZeneca

Joint Sessions

We are coorganising sessions with experts in the field! Don’t miss:

Educational Track

Theoretical and practical sessions specifically aimed toward young physicians and researchers.
E.T. sessions will be held in Room 4

Special Events

Don’t miss the Inaugural Session tomorrow from 18:00 – 19:00 in Room 1.  Come join us to kick off Acute Cardiovascular Care 2014!  The Networking Reception will follow in the Exhibition


Acute Cardiovascular Care Association

Our mission is to improve the quality of care and outcome of patients with acute cardiovascular diseases. To reach it, we aim to establish a multi-disciplinary community of professionals involved in Acute Cardiac Care, aiming to build a platform for disseminating knowledge (learning science) and  skills (training & certification).  Already counting more than 5 000 members, 2014 membership is free to all healthcare professionals directly involved in the management of acute cardiovascular diseases: so don't wait ,become a member today!  Come see us on the stand or sign up directly online.

Among the key benefits:
Cardiologists, but also experts from emergency medicine, intensive care, anaesthesia, radiology, nursing, medical technology, paramedics are welcome to join.

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