Promoting and facilitating strategies to improve cardiovascular health worldwide






Pattern of vigorous exercise, housework, walking, less TV linked to lower risk for stroke

Posted on April 13, 2024

Physical activity patterns dominated by vigorous exercise, housework or walking lowered stroke risk, whereas patterns with greater commuting or TV watching increased... more

‘A burgeoning field:’ How clinicians are addressing their patients’ growing social needs

Posted on April 12, 2024

Building community partnerships, having community specialists within a care team and using screening tools are all necessary steps to identifying and addressing... more

VIDEO: Pamela S. Douglas, MD, highlights need for diversity in clinical trials leadership

Posted on April 12, 2024

ATLANTA — In this Healio video exclusive, Pamela S. Douglas, MD, MACC, FASE, FAHA, discusses an American College of Cardiology initiative created... more

Gestational hypertension may predict maternal neurocognitive decline later in life

Posted on April 12, 2024

Among Hispanic women, gestational hypertension was associated with decreased processing speed and executive functioning after age 45 years, according to results of... 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

  •   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