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Council for Cardiology Practice

The Council for Cardiology Practice was created to bring together practicing cardiologists

About the Council

  • The Council for Cardiology Practice represents around 5,000 cardiologists working either in private practice or in out-patient clinics.

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Cardiology Track at ESC Congress 2017

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Consult the Programme

An article about the Council for Cardiology Practice (CCP)

Read this CardioPulse article about CCP.

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A review of the SPRINT Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial

The Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial (SPRINT) was designed to test whether a treatment program aimed at reducing systolic blood pressure (SBP) to a lower goal (120mmHg) than currently recommended (140mmHg) could reduce cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk.

Dr. Marc Ferrini from the Council for Cardiology Practice has contributed this review of the Sprint Trial.


 ESC Guidelines

Here are the most recent ESC Guidelines.

Download ESC Guidelines

Atrial Fibrillation 2016 (Management of) download
Dyslipidaemias 2016 (Management of)
Acute and Chronic Heart Failure download
Cancer treatments & cardiovascular toxicity 2016 (Position Paper)
CVD Prevention in Clinical Practice (European Guidelines on) download


Access the full list of ESC Guidelines.