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Working Groups Scientific papers

available on ESC Stand

An exhaustive list of position and consensus papers are available on the dedicated Working Groups display rack, on the ESC Stand.

Find the list here below and help yourself !

(limited printed copies)

Title and Working Group Journal & Date of publication
Stabilisation of atherosclerotic plaques: Position Paper of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Working Group of Atherosclerosis and Vascular Biology Thrombosis and Haemostasis 2011 106: -
Published on line:14 June 2011
doi: 10.1160/TH10-12-0784
Postconditioning and protection from reperfusion injury: where do we stand? Position Paper from the ESC Working Group of Cellular Biology of the Heart Cardiovascular Research Journal (2010) 87 (3): 406-423.
Published on line: 6 May 2010
doi: 10.1093/cvr/cvq129
Cardiovascular side effects of cancer therapies: Position statement from the ESC Heart Failure Association and the ESC Working Group on Myocardial Function. European Journal of Heart Failure (2010) 13 (1): 1-10
 Towards a re-definition of “cardiac hypertrophy” through a rational characterization of left ventricular phenotypes: Position paper of the ESC Working Group on Myocardial Function  European Journal of Heart Failure (2011)  
Published on line: 27 June  2011

Ischemic heart disease in Women: are there sex differences in pathophysiology and risk factors? : Position Paper of the ESC Working Group on Coronary Pathophysiology and Microcirculation

 Cardiovascular Research Journal (2011) 90, 9–17
Published online: 14 December 2010

Peri-operative management of antiplatelet therapy in patients with coronary artery disease: Joint position paper by members of the ESC Working Group (WG) Thrombosis and the WG on Perioperative Haemostasis of the Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis Research, the WG on Perioperative Coagulation of the Austrian Society for Anesthesiology, Resuscitation and Intensive Care

 Thrombosis and Haemostasis - 2011: 105/5(May) pp. 743-932
doi: 10.1160/TH10-04-021
 Methods for evaluating endothelial function: a position statement from the ESC Working Group on Peripheral CirculationStefanadis, D Tousoulis, G Vassalli, H Vink, N Werner, I Wilkinson, CVlachopoulos  European Journal of Cardiovascular Prevention & Rehabilitation
Published online: 11 March 2011

Classification of the cardiomyopathies: Position statement from the ESC Working Group on Myocardial and Pericardial Diseases 

 European Heart Journal,
 January 2008; 29: 270 - 276.
Genetic counselling and testing in cardiomyopathies: Position statement of the ESC Working Group on Myocardial and Pericardial Diseases
 European Heart Journal (2010) 31 (22): 2715-2726.
doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehq271 
 Bleeding in acute coronary syndromes and percutaneous coronary interventions: position paper of the ESC Working Group Thrombosis  European Heart Journal - 2011:
Published online: 29 June  2011
 Current state of knowledge on aetiology, diagnosis, management, and therapy of peripartum cardiomyopathy: a position statement from the Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology Working Group on peripartum cardiomyopathy  European Journal of Heart Failure (2010) 12 (8): 767-778.
doi: 10.1093/eurjhf/hfq120
Recommendations for the use of natriuretic peptides in acute cardiac care: Position statement from the Study Group on Biomarkers in Cardiology of the ESC Working Group on Acute Cardiac Care.  European Heart Journal (2011)
Published online: 2 Feb 2011
doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehq509
Assessing the risk of interventions in patients with valvular heart disease: a position paper of the ESC Working Group on Valvular Heart Disease  European Heart Journal (2011)
Published online: 15 March 2011

Training and accreditation in cardiovascular magnetic resonance in Europe: a position statement of the working group on cardiovascular magnetic resonance of the European Society of Cardiology

Cardiac computed tomography and myocardial perfusion scintigraphy for risk stratification in asymptomatic individuals without known cardiovascular disease: a position statement of the Working Group on Nuclear Cardiology and Cardiac CT of the European Society of Cardiology