The 22nd Annual Scientific Meeting 24th – 25th August

Promoting and facilitating strategies to improve cardiovascular health worldwide

ISCP Webinar: Cardiovascular Risk Management of Diabetes and SGLT2 Inhibitors

Upcoming Events

24

Aug

ISCP 2017 – Barcelona, Spain

Annual Meeting 24 Aug 2017

Dear Friends, On behalf of the Organizing Committee it is a great pleasure to invite you to the XXII Annual Meeting of the International Society of Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy (ISCP) that will be held in Barcelona (Spain) on the 24th and...more

26

Aug

ESC Congress 2017 – Barcelona, Spain

Conferences 26 Aug 2017

The world's largest cardiovascular congress with over 500 experts sessions and more than 10,800 abstracts submitted contributing to the advancement of cardiovascular medicine worldwide. In 2017, the ESC Congress spotlight is "40 years of PCI" to highlight the impact that...more

30

Nov

CVCT 2017 – Washington D.C., USA

Conferences 30 Nov 2017

This meeting encourages knowledge-sharing between participants as CVCT aims to familiarise practitioners and investigators with the science of clinical trials from protocol design to result interpretation. Further, the CVCT Forum puts attendees into direct contact with primary investigators, senior trial...more

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NHS England takes new measures to prevent heart disease

Posted on August 15 ,2017

NHS England drive means millions of people will be offered checks for high blood pressure, high cholesterol and atrial fibrillation. more

Third of Brits cannot remember last time they took up a new hobby

Posted on August 15 ,2017

Nine in ten British adults have given up at least one hobby from their childhood and almost a third (31%) can’t remember the last time they took up a new one or tried something different, according to new statistics released by the BHF. more

No such thing as healthy obesity research finds

Posted on August 10 ,2017

Researchers have found that being overweight or obese increases a person’s risk of coronary heart disease by up to 28% more

Scientists to create computer models to study deadly heart condition

Posted on August 10 ,2017

Scientists at the University of Oxford are to develop computer models of the human heart to better understand a deadly inherited heart condition more

“Exercise as a drug” treatment for heart failure

Posted on August 10 ,2017

Researchers have shown that a protein called CT1 can promote the growth of heart muscle in a way comparable to exercise. more

Heart failure care improves, according to new report

Posted on August 10 ,2017

A report published today shows an improvement in heart failure treatment, but more research is needed to prevent deaths. more

Updated NICE guidelines suggest people could be missing out on the life saving benefits of statins

Posted on August 09 ,2017

A study published in the British Journal of General Practice suggests that a number of people in the UK are missing out on the life saving benefits of statins. more

ISCP book series

Current Cardiovascular Therapy
Kaski, Juan Carlos.

Series Editor: Juan Carlos Kaski Cardiovascular pharmacotherapy is a fast-moving and complex discipline within cardiology in general. New studies, trials and indications are appearing on a regular basis. This series created with the support of the International Society of Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy (ISCP) is designed to establish the baseline level of knowledge that a cardiovascular professional needs to know on a day-to-day basis. The information within is designed to allow readers to learn quickly and with certainty the mode of action,...

  • Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapy

    A. Ferro, D.A. Garcia (Eds.)

  • Pharmacological Treatment of Acute Coronary Syndromes

    Avanzas, Pablo; Clemmensen, Peter(Eds.)

  • Atrial Fibrillation Therapy

    Gheorghe-Andrei Dan, Antoni Bayes de Luna, John Camm(Eds.)

board of directors

Providing a leadership and advocacy role amongst members of the their national societies.
  • Felipe Martínez

    ISCP Executive Committee

    Affiliations/Memberships Emeritus Professor of Medicine Cordoba National University Director Institut DAMIC-Fundacion Rusculleda Córdoba Argentina Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology (FESC) Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC) Past President International Society of Cardiovascular Pharmacology (more…) more

  • Gheorghe-Andrei Dan

    ISCP Executive Committee

    Affiliations Professor of Cardiology and Internal Medicine Head of Internal Medicine Clinic Head of Cardiology Department Senior Researcher 1st dgr Colentina University Hospital Medicine Faculty Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest Romania (more…) more

  • Antoni Martínez-Rubio

    ISCP Executive Committee

    Affiliations/Memberships Department of Cardiology University Hospital Sabadell Autonomous University of Barcelona Barcelona Spain International Society of Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy Research interests Atrial Fibrillation Heart Failure Catheter Ablation Coronary Artery Disease more

  • Juan Carlos Kaski

    ISCP Executive Committee

    Affiliations/Memberships Professor of Cardiovascular Science St George's University of London London UK Research interests Coronary artery disease Microvascular angina Cardiac biomarkers Coronary artery spasm Inflammation more