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 in Europe through percutaneous cardiovascular interventions.
Our mission is to improve the quality of life of the population by reducing the impact of cardiac rhythm disturbances and reduce sudden cardiac death.
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
Cardiac Rehabilitation is a secondary prevention programme, with exercise as the cornerstone of a comprehensive intervention which includes an educational programme, risk factors control and the patient’s voluntarily adoption of a healthy lifestyle to be kept for lifetime.
Chair: Ana Abreu (PT)Chair-elect: Heinz Voeller (DE)Secretary: Wolfram Doehner (DE) Past-Chair: Patrick Doherty (UK)
Nucleus members:Marco Ambrosetti (IT)Romualdo Belardinelli (IT)Ugo Corra (IT)Constantinos Davos (GR)Ines Frederix (BE)Dominique Hansen (BE)Marie Christine Iliou (FR)Carlo Vigorito (IT)
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The EAPC Cardiac Rehabilitation section focuses on:
Investigation: to fulfil the gap of knowledge in Cardiac Rehabilitation
Recognition: to position Cardiac Rehabilitation as a priority or an important intervention by cardiologists and by Health Authorities in European Countries
Creation of a network of all the individual specialists and all the national organisations working in the Cardiac Rehabilitation field in Europe
Definition of the standards for certification of the Cardiac Rehabilitation centres and for the different specialists (continuous process of self-education)
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