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Welcome to the European Society of Cardiology. Our mission: to reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease in Europe
 
EuroPRevent 2014
European Association for Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation

EuroPRevent 2014

08 May 2014 - 10 May 2014 , Amsterdam - Netherlands

 

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!

 



We are delighted to welcome you to Amsterdam for EuroPRevent, the premiere international forum for Preventive Cardiology.  This year’s theme is the “Global Cardiovascular Health”.

 Tulips


 
Why attend EuroPRevent? Focus on

Promote cardiovascular health around the world
 
Scientific Programme & Planner and building your network

Cardiovascular disease has long ceased to be a problem uniquely linked to affluence and Western societies. There are more cardiovascular deaths in India and China than in all developed countries together. The lessons learned in the West need to be blended with the specific cultural, social and etiologic factors that determine the steady rise of metabolic and cardiovascular disease around the globe. Read more

 

What are your fields of interest?  Do you have any particular speakers or preferred topics? Look no further, plan your congress and pick sessions that fit your profile even now by reviewing the PDF of EuroPRevent's final programme! New!

EuroPRevent provides ample room for sharing new research findings, networking and opening new educational channels. In particular, one session has been created so that delegates can specifically build their network. See more..


 


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