Please find below a selection of resources for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention

European Score Risk Charts

Systematic Coronary Risk Evaluation
High & Low cardiovascular Risk Charts based on gender, age, total cholesterol, systolic blood pressure and smoking status, with qualifiers and instructions

European Guidelines on CVD Prevention in Clinical Practice & other ESC Guidelines

The interactive tool for predicting and managing the risk of heart attack and stroke in Europe

EuroPRevent 2008
The EuroPRevent congress 2008, with a special focus on diabetes, hypertension and lipids, will be held in May 2008 in Paris, France

World Cardio Agenda
A listing of cardiology and related meetings around the world. View the list by start date, end date, title, city or country.


Inform a colleague, political leader or friend about the Heart Health Charter.


have you already participated locally or want to find out how you can?


"The key element has been that all these associations, federations, and societies interested in promoting cardiovascular health have been working together. Instead of pulling and pushing and claiming one disease deserves more attention than another, everyone has recognised that that CVD is really the essential element in all these diseases - in acute infarction, in heart failure, in diabetes, and stroke, and hypertension."

  • Doctor William Wijns
    Chair of the ESC Committee for European Union Relations, - Co-Director of Cardiovascular Centre, Aalst, Belgium