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Association for Acute CardioVascular Care



Our mission is to improve the quality of care and outcomes of patients with acute cardiovascular disease.

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NEW - ESC Textbook of Intensive and Acute Cardiac Care

The must-read, multidisciplinary textbook for those who work in acute and intensive cardiac care: the reference to boost your expertise!

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Art and Hobby Gallery

Discover what your colleagues do outside work!

Painting, riding a bike, barista, your peers are not only healthcare professionals.

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Certification in Acute Cardiac Care

Add a line to your CV and make your skills recognised.
Next online exam: 2 June 2021.

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ESC Acute CardioVascular Care

When time matters!

The ACVC annual meeting was held online on 13-14 March 2021.

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EHJ - Acute Cardiovascular Care

Addresses acute coronary syndromes, cardiogenic shock, cardiac arrest, cardiac arrhythmias, and acute heart failure.

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ACVC Talks

Short videos with experts:

  • Acute ECG challenges
  • Tips and tricks on a topic
Resources by Topics

Access relevant resources selected by ACVC on specific topics.

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Worldwide Championship in Acute CardioVasculare Care

Eight teams competed around real clinical scenarios to save a patient on 20–21 March.

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Upcoming Events

  • April 2021
    • Association for Acute CardioVascular Care
      Tuesday 20 April

      Join Drs. Santiago Montero,Albert Duran, Jose A Barrabes and Assoc. Prof. Alessandro Sionis

      Free for everyone.

      20/04/2021 18:00 20/04/2021 19:00 Europe/Paris Haemodynamic monitoring in cardiogenic shock

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