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
The committee on patient care aims to improve the organization and content of multidisciplinary clinical care throughout the patient’s journey, focussing on patient well-being, reducing morbidity and prolonging survival.
Prof. A. Hoes, FESC, Utrecht (NL) email
T McDonagh FESC (London, GB)
J Riley NFESC (London, GB)
J Boyne NFESC (Maastricht, NL)
J Murin FESC (Bratislava, SK)
A Clark (Kingston upon Hull, GB)
R Gardner FESC (Glasgow, GB)
G Filippatos FESC (Athens, GR) (ex-officio)
E Lambrinou NFESC (Nicosia, CY)
M Crespo Leiro FESC (La Coruna, ES)
J Gallagher (Gorey, IE)
F Rutten (Utrecht, NL)
I Uchmanowicz (Wrocaw, PL)
To facilitate and encourage multidisciplinary heart failure care in Europe. We aim to achieve this by:
A scientific statement on Palliative Care in Heart Failure has been published by the HFA (Eur J Heart Fail. 2009 May;11(5):433-443). The document is the outcome of the HFA Workshop on Palliative Care in Heart Failure, held in November 2007, an initiative of the former HFA Study Group on Advanced Heart Failure.
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Self-care management of heart failure: practical recommendations from the Patient Care Committee of the Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology
European Journal of Heart Failure: Volume 13: Issue 2: Februry 2011
European Society of Cardiology Heart Failure Association
Standards for delivering heart failure care
European Journal of Heart Failure: Advance Access
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