6 de diciembre de 2019
  • Jueves, 5 de Diciembre
  • 9 de diciembre de 2009

    COMUNICADO: Un nuevo informe alerta sobre el riesgo inminente de un aumento de accidentes cardiovasculares en Europa (y 2)

    -- European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA)

    -- European Primary Care Cardiovascular Society (EPCCS)

    -- European Stroke Organisation (ESO)

    -- European Stroke Conference

    -- German Competence Network on Atrial Fibrillation (AFNET)

    -- International Council of Nurses (ICN)

    -- Italian Atherosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology (ATBV) Working Group

    -- Sociedad Española de Neurologia (Spanish Neurological Association)

    -- StopAfib.org

    -- World Stroke Organization (WSO)

    La alianza Action for Stroke Prevention está patrocinada por Bayer Schering Pharma AG.

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