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
Dr. Harry Hemingway
The Epidemiology and Public Health Section has decided to design the methods for, and carry out, a field synopsis, in which the risk factors currently mentioned in existing guidelines for primary prevention would be systematically evaluated against their differing strengths of evidence of causality. Also the Epidemiology & Public Health Section will develop a registry of cohorts in Europe which have cardiovascular measures. This was seen as important piece of infrastructure and details of each cohort might be posted on our website.
Each member of the nucleus will carry out an initial scoping for one or two risk factors under the broad headings: observational evidence, genetic evidence and intervention evidence. Each member have had an initial look at a few of the best meta-analyses/ studies for their risk factors, and a protocol of the methods are being developed.
All cohorts in Europe with cardiovascular measures are eligible to this registry. This was seen as important piece of infrastructure. This could be build on the work done at the International Journal of Epidemiology with their “Cohort profile” and details of each cohort might be posted on the EACPR website.
There is an opportunity under FP7 Science Communication Action, could be possible funding for both the field synopsis and the registration of cardiovascular cohorts. Learn more about the Epidemiology & Public Health Section For any further information, please contact us
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