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Cardiovascular disease is the world's number one killer. Most cardiovascular diseases can be prevented. To mark World Heart Day, the ESC has collated a selection of prevention resources, freely available for all healthcare professionals.
Developed to support healthcare professionals communicating with individuals about their cardiovascular (CV) risk and the benefits of a healthy lifestyle and early modification of their CV risk.
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For World Heart Day only the top 10 most downloaded prevention articles from the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology are openly available
Access the most downloaded articles for free
Special World Heart Day Special selection from the European Journals of Prevetive Cardiology, Cardiovascular Nursing and Acute Cardiovascular Care
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Systematic Coronary Risk Evaluation: Risk assessment charts (high & low cardiovascular risk) based on gender, age, total cholesterol, systolic blood pressure and smoking status
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CVD prevention reports, prepared by National CVD Prevention Coordinators, to facilitate the sharing of best practice and inspire health professionals in the field of preventive cardiology.
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The ESC is bringing together its sub-specialty expertise in prevention and rehabilitation, acute cardiovascular care and cardiovascular nursing to promote effective prevention both among those with risk factors (primary prevention) as well as those that survived a clinical event (secondary prevention).
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Review the case, asses the charts and test your knowledge with the multiple choice questions
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Online training programme on cardiovascular prevention and rehabilitation
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A selection of ESC TV Interviews from ESC Congress 2016 on Prevention
Best of Preventive Cardiology
2016 European Guidelines on Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in clinical practice
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Access a wealth of presenations, slides, reports and videos from over 700 prevention resentations in ESC Congress 365 - the online ESC Congress resource library
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Our mission: To reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease
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