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Prevention and Rehabilitation

This page provides an overview of position papers and scientific statements from the European Association of Preventive Cardiology and its sections

Risk Factors, Epidemiology, Rehabilitation and Sports Cardiology

EAPC publications

Position papers from European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA)/European Association of Preventive Cardiology (EAPC) on:

Prevention, Epidemiology and Population Science

Sports Cardiology

4 articles by J A Drezner et al. (Br J Sports Med 2013) developed in collaboration between the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM), the Sports Cardiology Section of EAPC, the FIFA Medical Assessment and Research Center (F-MARC) and the Pediatric & Congenital Electrophysiology Society (PACES):


Exercise, Basic and Translational Research

Cardiac Rehabilitation

Related Guidelines

European Guidelines on CVD Prevention in Clinical Practice
Developed to support healthcare professionals communicating with individuals about their cardiovascular (CV) risk and the benefits of a healthy lifestyle and early modification of their CV risk. In addition, the guidelines provide tools for healthcare professionals to promote population-based strategies and integrate these into national or regional prevention frameworks and to translate these in locally delivered healthcare services, in line with the recommendations of the World Health Organization (WHO) global status report on non-communicable diseases 2010.

EHJ doi/10.1093/eurheartj/ehw106

Related Publications

Call for Action to promote a heart healthy environment in Europe

EJCPR 2008; Vol. 15, Issue 2, 125-127
Call for Action issued by the Joint European Societies Cardiovascular Prevention Committee encouraging European countries to pursue the creation of a heart-healthy environment through various actions at a national level.