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ESC Guidelines Publication Schedule

List of new and on-going Guidelines and Task Forces.

Clinical Practice Guidelines and Scientific Statements of the ESC are prepared by Task Forces. Task Forces are groups of cardiologists who meet upon request to deal with a particular problem in cardiology and form an ad hoc committee commissioned by the Committee for Practice Guidelines after approval by the ESC Board. The Clinical Practice Guidelines produced are published in the European Heart Journal on a regular basis.

Publications  in 2014Chairpersons
Pulmonary EmbolismS. Konstantinides & A. Torbicki
Myocardial RevascularizationS. Windecker & P. Kolh
Hypertrophic CardiomyopathiesP. Elliott
Aortic DiseasesR. Erbel  & V. Aboyans
Non-Cardiac Surgery: Cardiovascular Assessment & ManagementS. Dalby Kristensen & J. Knuuti 

Publications planned in 2015  Chairpersons
Ventricular Arrhythmias & Sudden Cardiac Death
S. Priori & C. Blomström Lundqvist
Pulmonary HypertensionN. Galiè & M. Humbert
Acute Coronary Syndromes NSTE               M. Roffi & C. Patrono
Pericardial Diseases              P. Charron & Y. Adler
Infective EndocarditisG. Habib & P. Lancellotti
Cardio-Oncology (Position Paper)
Jose Luis Zamorano &
Patrizio Lancellotti

Publications planned in 2016
Dyslipidaemias Ian Graham & Alberico Catapano
CVD Prevention
Massimo Piepoli & Arno W. Hoes
Atrial Fibrillation
Paulus Kirchhof & Stefano Benussi
Heart Failure
Piotr Ponikowski & Adriaan Voors

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