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European Society of Cardiology

Independent non-profit association focused on reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease

We are a volunteer-led, not-for-profit medical society. Our members and decision-makers are scientists, clinicians, nurses and allied professionals working in all fields of cardiology.

We unite national cardiac societies from around the world. This unique network allows us to understand the impact of cardiovascular disease and how we can better reduce its burden. Our diversity is our strength.

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Details last updated 04-Feb-2019

European Society of Cardiology is also referenced in the following:

Steffen Petersen

Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine at Queen Mary University of London and President-Elect for EACVI

European Society of Cardiology Blog Posts

The Difference Between Dietary Cholesterol and Blood Cholesterol

The Difference Between Dietary Cholesterol and Blood Cholesterol

The real culprit is saturated fats, so your diet is still important

People at European Society of Cardiology

Nicolas Danchin

Professor of Medicine at the Intensive Cardiac Care Unit of Hôpital Européen Georges Pompidou.

European Society of Cardiology News

Salt-free diet: the simple way to reduce your risk of heart disease

The Guardian - 27-Aug-2023

Simply not adding salt to EVERY meal can have the biggest effect


Ultra-processed food: A recipe for major cardiovascular events

The Guardian - 27-Aug-2023

UK government discourages consumption due to high heart disease and stroke risk


New accurate AI-driven personalized treatment for heart failure patients

European Society of Cardiology - 21-Jun-2023

AI4HF uses latest methods to lower the risk of disease and develop patient centered care


Heavy smoking and alcohol abuse cause premature ageing of arteries in youth

European Society of Cardiology - 23-Aug-2021

Stiffer arteries further elevate risk of heart disease and stroke, mainly in women


Step up on staircase to know your heart health

Medical Xpress - 11-Dec-2020

Cardiologist suggested an easy and inexpensive 'stairs test' to asses your heart


Guidelines on lipid management to prevent heart disease

Science Daily - 31-Aug-2019

Keep LDL levels to the minimum with cholesterol lowering therapy & healthy lifestyle