News • 15-9-2011

New NICE guidelines for hypertension

The recent updated guidance from the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) on the management of hypertension in adults will have far reaching implications for day to day practice in the United Kingdom. Read more
News • 22-8-2011

Abstracts EPCCS 2011

View the abstracts accepted for oral and poster presentations for the 4th Annual scientific meeting of the EPCCS

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News • 17-8-2011

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Webcast •


Which are important and what can you do?
Dr. Frans Rutten, General Practitioner, Julius Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
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What should glycaemic and blood pressure targets be?

Dr. Neil Munro MMEd DPhil FR CGP
Associate Specialist in Diabetes, Esher, United Kingdom
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Co-morbidities in Heart Failure

and improving concordance with treatments

Professor. Arno Hoes
Julius Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands


The role of the primary care physician in managing early stages of chronic kidney disease

Recent increases in obesity, diabetes, and hypertension, along with the aging of the population, are driving a dramatic rise in the prevalence of chronic kidney disease (CKD). Primary care practices are at the forefront of detection and management of early CKD. Read more

Withdrawal of Antithrombotic Agents and Its Impact on Ischemic Stroke Occurrence

One in 20 ischemic strokes occurs soon after withdrawal of antithrombotic agents, warn researchers. Read more
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CVD in Europe:

How do I assess risk and what's new?
Prof. Terje R. Pedersen, MD, PhD,
Professor of Medicine (Preventive Cardiology), University of Oslo, Norway
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Transient Ischaemic Attacks:

How to diagnose and what to do?
Prof. Richard McManus Professor of Primary Care Cardiovascular Research and Honorary Consultant, Health and
Population Sciences, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom

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Should HDL and TGs be targeted in diabetes?

Dr. Peter Lansberg, MD, PhD
Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands


Upcoming meetings

Meeting reports & resources

EPCCS 2017 Report of the Cardiovascular Summit held in Dublin, Ireland
EPCCS Guidance Documents Evidence- and meeting-based guidance for primary care
EPCCS 2015 Report of 8th Annual EPCCS meeting held in Prague.
EPCCS 2014 Report of 7th Annual EPCCS meeting held in Brussels.
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