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Stent for Life - News - March 2011

Working together saving lives

The Stent for Life Initiative is a unique European platform for interventional cardiologists, government representatives, industry partners, advocacy groups and patients to work together and, by shaping the health care systems and medical practices, ensure that the majority of ST-elevated myocardial infarction (STEMI) patients will have an equal access to the life saving indication of primary percutaneous coronary intervention (p-PCI).

10 countries part of the Stent for Life Initiative

Click on a country name below to view examples and materials of local campaigns launched by the Stent for Life Countries.

   Bulgaria              Flag Portugal   Portugal    
Flag Egypt  Egypt    Flag Romania  Romania
 France    Flag Serbia  Serbia
Greece flag  Greece    Flag Spain  Spain
Flag Italy  Italy    Flag Turkey  Turkey

 France: "INFARCTUS, la course pour la Vie"

A press conference was organised by the Societé Française de Cardiologie (SFC) on Tuesday 22 March 2011 as part of which the results of the Stent for Life Survey were presented. Access the press coverage information below.

Press Coverage
Appel au 15 - essentiel contre l'infarctus

Infarctus: La Haute-Garonne, département test dans l'étude Stent for Life

TF1 - Television: Ayez le bon réflexe, faîtes le 15