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Acute Heart Failure Study Group

of the Assocation for Acute CardioVascular Care

Heart Failure

The Acute Heart Failure study group was created in order to effectively complement and supplement other activities of the ACVC as well as those of several other important entities such as the Heart Failure Association and the GREAT network.


Composition of the study group

Study Group Leadership

Josep Masip, Barcelona, Spain

Study Group Members

  • Hannah Schaubroeck, Belgium
  • Johannes Grand, Denmark
  • Guido Tavazzi, Italy
  • Alessandro Sionis , Spain
  • Mattia Arrigo, Switzerland
  • Christian Mueller, Switzerland
  • Alexandre Mebazaa, France
  • Frank W. Peacock, USA
  • Danielle Gualandro,  Switzerland
  • Óscar Miro, Spain
  • Elke Platz, USA
  • Susanna Price, UK
  • Louise Cullen, Australia
  • Xavier Rosselló, Spain


  • Alan Maisel, USA
  • Héctor Bueno, Spain
  • Salvatore DiSomma, Italy
  • Mucio Tavares, Brazil


  • To promote acute heart failure as one of the main acute cardiovascular diseases
  • To highlight unmet needs in care for acute heart failure


Webinar on Acute Heart Failure

Sessions about AHF at Acute CardioVascular Care 2023