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12th Annual Spring Meeting on Cardiovascular Nursing 16-17 March 2012 in Copenhagen, Denmark

12th Annual Spring Meeting on Cardiovascular Nursing

16 Mar 2012 - 17 Mar 2012 , Copenhagen - Denmark

 

Access all the presentations from EuroHeartCare 2014

The ESC Council on Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions has made the slides from all EuroHeartCare congress presentations available here

Poor sleep doubles hospitalisations in heart failure patients

Chronic sleep deprivation previously linked to inflammation and higher stress levels according to research presented during EuroHeartCare 2014; Dr Peter Johansson, first author said: “We know that sleep problems are common among patients with heart failure. But until now there was no data on whether poor sleep persists over time and how that relates to hospitalisations.”  Read more

Visualising a safe place reduces procedural pain

Visualising a safe place reduces operative pain, according to research presented at EuroHeartCare 2014. Nurses guided patients into a trance and found it helped patients cope with pain and anxiety during ablation of atrial fibrillation (AF).  Read more

Depression increases heart failure risk by 40%

Reducing stress that triggers depression may improve outlook; Moderate to severe depression increases the risk of heart failure by 40%, a study of nearly 63 000 Norwegians has shown. The findings were presented for the first time at EuroHeartCare 2014.  Read more

The Council on Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions (CCNAP) of the ESC and the Professional Society for Cardiovascular and Thorax Surgery Nurses hope all the delegates of this year's 12th Annual Spring Meeting on Cardiovascular Nursing enjoyed the congress!

Congress to you - Coverage of the 12th Annual Spring Meeting on Cardiovascular Nursing, including news, photos, slides, video interviews and more! Congress news Session coverage Reviewers' Choice On-site video interviews Press releases Photos Slide resources




Sessions designed for nursing professionals

Sessions designed for nursing professionals

We have consulted nursing professionals to understand what is important in the field of cardiovascular nursing today. See the sessions here »



See you next year on 22-23 March in Glasgow, Scotland for EuroHeartCare 2013 (formerly the 13th Annual Spring Meeting on Cardiovascular Nursing)

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