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ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines endorsement by National Cardiac Societies 

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Content of these ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines and their derivative products has been made available for personal and educational use only.


Endorsement and translation information

We invite you to read through the ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines and decide if your National Cardiac Society wishes to officially endorse them. If your answer is affirmative, please fill in this online endorsement form. You can fill out an endorsement form for any of the guidelines.

As an alternative, you may use the pdf forms below to endorse and translate  ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines. 

Please return the pdf dully filled in and signed by email to the Guidelines and Publications Teams at the European Heart House. 

Official endorsements from your National Cardiac Society will be acknowledged on the ESC website unless otherwise requested by you.

Translated versions

All ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines are available for translation. You can apply using the online form or the pdf below.

If you are planning to translate the guidelines documents into your national language, we also encourage you to adapt them to your national policies. Please inform the ESC if you do this. We invite you to read the rules for translation of the ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines, Pocket Guidelines and  Guidelines slide-sets by ESC National Societies.

When your translation is finalized, the President or Vice-President of your National Cardiac Society must certify that the translation is correct. Please use this letter template and send it with the translation to the ESC.

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Published in 2016

Published in 2015

For any other questions regarding the Endorsement Form and Translation Information,  please send your queries to the Guidelines team.