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Surviving out-of-hospital cardiac arrest linked to greater anxiety, depression among women

Posted on July 20, 2024

Anxiety and depression medication use rose significantly among women in the 5 years after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest, according to a real-world study... more

How PCPs should care for each stage of cardiovascular-kidney-metabolic syndrome

Posted on July 19, 2024

Primary care providers play a critical role in detecting and managing cardiovascular-kidney-metabolic syndrome, according to experts.In October, the American Heart Association (AHA)... more

Early age at menarche linked to carotid intima-media thickness

Posted on July 19, 2024

Genetically predicted early age at menarche was associated with increased carotid intima-media thickness, an early marker of subclinical atherosclerosis and medial hypertrophy,... more

Interventions led by pharmacists, community health workers most effective at lowering BP

Posted on July 19, 2024

In a meta-analysis of trials of blood pressure-lowering interventions, those led by pharmacists and community health workers resulted in more BP lowering... 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 their national societies.


  •   Alberto Lorenzatti


      Dr. Alberto J. Lorenzatti is currently the Co-Director of the DAMIC Medical Institute / Rusculleda Foundation for Research, Teaching and Patient Care (Head of the Clinical Research network with more than 30 research sites in Argentina) and he was the Chief of Cardiology at the Cordoba Hospital, Cordoba, Argentina... more

  • Sang Hong Baek

    Board Member

    Sang Hong Baek is a Board Member of ISCP and also Governor for the Republic of Korea. ISCP Governors act as representatives for different countries worldwide to encourage local participation and contribute to the ISCP's educational programmes. Past president of the ISCP Professor Sang Hong Baek is Director of Heart... more

  •   Thomas Kahan

    Past President

    Affiliations/Memberships Professor of Medicine Department of Clinical Sciences, Danderyd Hospital Division of Cardiovascular Medicine (more…) more

  •   Pablo Avanzas


      Professor Pablo Avanzas is Director of Invasive Cardiology at Hospital Universitario Central de Asturias and Full Professor of Cardiology at University of Oviedo in Asturias, Spain. Affiliations/Memberships • Full Professor of Cardiology, University of Oviedo, Oviedo, Spain. • Director of Invasive Cardiology at Hospital Universitario Central de Asturias, Oviedo,... more