Our mission is to become a worldwide reference for education in the field for all professionals involved in the process to disseminate knowledge & skills of Acute Cardiovascular Care.
Our mission is to promote excellence in clinical diagnosis, research, technical development, and education in cardiovascular imaging in Europe.
Our mission is to promote excellence in research, practice, education and policy in cardiovascular health, primary and secondary prevention.
Our mission is to reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease through percutaneous cardiovascular interventions.
Improving the quality of life and reducing sudden cardiac death by limiting the impact of heart rhythm disturbances.
Our mission is to improve quality of life and longevity, through better prevention, diagnosis and treatment of heart failure, including the establishment of networks for its management, education and research.
The ESC Working Groups' goal is to stimulate and disseminate scientific knowledge in different fields of cardiology.
The ESC Councils' goal is to share knowledge among medical professionals practising in specific cardiology domains.
OUR MISSION: TO REDUCE THE BURDEN OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE
The results of EUROASPIRE I, II and III surveys demonstrated a high prevalence of unhealthy lifestyles, modifiable risk factors and inadequate use of drug therapies to achieve blood pressure and lipid goals in patients with established CHD and people at high risk of developing cardiovascular disease. There were wide variations in medical practice between countries in the treatment of these patients.
A fourth EUROASPIRE survey of Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and Diabetes is now proposed, which will merge with the EuroHeart Survey on Diabetes Mellitus and incorporate an assessment of dysglycaemia (impaired fasting glycaemia IFG, impaired glucose tolerance IGT and new diabetes) in all patients.
To give a unique European picture of prevention action by cardiologists, other specialists and primary care physicians looking after patients with coronary disease.
As in the previous EUROASPIRE surveys, this survey focuses on:
There are numerous publications to read following the EUROASPIRE registry results over the years (I, II, III and IV) and there will be more to come.
The Scientific Steering Committee, chaired by Doctor Kornelia Kotseva, is composed of the Executive Committee, the National Coordinators of participating countries and with Professor David Wood as Principal Investigator of the registry.
The Executive Committee of the survey is chaired by Professor Guy De Backer.
Guy De Backer, BEKornelia Kotseva, UKDavid Wood, UKDirk De Bacquer, BELars Rydén, SEStephan Gielen, DEOliver Schnell, DEJouko Sundvall, FIJaakko Tuomilehto, FIPhilippe Amouyel, FRAldo P. Maggioni, EORP Scientific coordinator (ex officio), IT
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