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EuroPRevent 2012
European Association for Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation (EACPR)

EuroPRevent 2012

03 May 2012 - 05 May 2012 , Dublin - Ireland

 

Read more about EuroPRevent 2013 in Rome

After the Mediterranean diet, now try a Nordic diet

The new Nordic diet, specially created to bridge the sometimes conflicting interests of health, gastronomy and sustainability, offers the potential to help weight control and reduce blood pressure.  The diet, Thomas Meinert Larsen will explain, was first developed after Danes described difficulties integrating a Mediterranean diet into their regular eating habits.  Read more

Childhood hypertension: the case for vigilance is now ‘stronger than ever’
Just as childhood obesity is directly associated with obesity in adulthood, so evidence is growing that blood pressure in childhood predicts blood pressure in adulthood. The difference, of course, is that the one is much more evident than the other.   Read more
Stress and natural disasters may pose high risks for coronary artery spasm

In the William Harvey Lecture Hiroaki Shimokawa will urge cardiologists to pay more attention to coronary artery spasm. The condition, he says, can sometimes be overlooked by cardiologists in the West, who are often cautious about provocation tests.  Read more

Preventive cardiology – a major challenge: Reports from Latvia and Lithuania

"This month, Latvia and Lithuania are being added to the prevention map of Europe.  With a cardiovascular risk burden and mortality still among the highest in Europe, preventive cardiology undoubtedly remains a major challenge!  Read the country reports of the National CVD Prevention Coordinators and be inspired by their hard work to win the battle against premature cardiac death.”
Joep Perk, EACPR Prevention Implementation Committee Chair

NEW! You can now test your knowledge on Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing (CPX)

-  Review the CPX case
-  Study the key plots
-  Provide your answers to the multiple choice questions

 

Access the case now!

 

Guidelines Slides Mobile App EACPR Healthy Activities

 

 

Session Schedule by Day

Thursday 3 May   l   Friday 4 May   l   Saturday 5 May

 

  News & Press: Find here a selection of news articles and press releases about EuroPRevent 2012 in Dublin or CVD prevention and rehabilitation topics.  More details »
Healthy Activities:
You are never too young - or too old - to adopt lifestyle habits for the prevention of heart disease. Here are a few initiatives that positively reinforce the EACPR's message.  More details »

 
 
EuroPRevent is the annual congress of the European Association for Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation (EACPR).  Find out more about membership.

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