European Primary Care Cardiovascular Society

EPCCS Guidance Documents

Evidence- and meeting-based guidance for primary care

Sep. 28, 2016

EPCCS produces practical guidance documents on relevant topics faced by GPs in their daily practice.  These documents combine review of the latest literature and evidence base with discussions among European primary care physicians.

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EPCCS Practical Guidance on Heart Failure Diagnosis and Management in Primary Care

Based on the Heart Failure session and discussion during the 8th EPCCS Annual Meeting in Prague, this guidance document was written to help physicians diagnose and manage heart failure in their primary care practice.

EPCCS consensus guidance on stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation (SPAF) in primary care

General practitioners representing various European countries discussed recent developments in the SPAF field, and specific implications for primary care in an expert meeting. This meeting resulted in a practical guidance for European GPs.