Barcelona Terrorist Attack

The Scientific Council of the European Society of Hypertension (ESH) expresses on behalf of all ESH members its profound sadness and full solidarity to the victims of the Barcelona attack and to our friends and colleagues of the Spanish Society of Hypertension.

Our thoughts are with the Spanish people, with the innocent victims of the terroristic attack and with their families.

Hypertension Specialist News

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ESH Online Education

The European Society of Hypertension is pleased to announce the updated version of the ESH e-Learning Hypertension Self-Assessment Programme is now available.

2018 ESH Hypertension Summer School

September 2018, Lausanne, Switzerland

The 27th Meeting on Hypertension and Cardiovascular Protection in Milan that has just closed was indeed an especially successful meeting in terms of attendance, quality of scientific program and organization. We experienced full rooms, interactive sessions and great debates on various aspects of hypertensive disease. Indeed, the meeting was a scaffold for the interchange of knowledge, research and innovation on hypertension and related cardiovascular diseases.

Hypertension Highlights from the European Society of Cardiology Congress 2017

The first late-breaking clinical trial presented was RACE 3, a multicentre, randomized, open-label study designed to test the hypothesis that upstream therapy of risk factors is superior to conventional therapy for sinus rhythm maintenance at 12 months, in 250 patients with early symptomatic persistent atrial fibrillation and early mild to moderate heart failure.

Join a network of over 1600 hypertension professionals dedicated to scientific research and knowledge and to improving hypertension prevention, treatment and control.

Membership Benefits:

– Eligibility to apply for ESH Hypertension Specialist status
– Eligibility to serve in a leadership capacity in an ESH Excellence Center
– Reduced Member registration fee for the ESH Annual Meeting
– Subscription to the Journal of Hypertension

In 2015 the ESH Excellence Centres celebrated 10 year of excellence in hypertension and cardiovascular prevention. The rationale for the ESH Excellence Centres was created and further elaborated at the ESH Educational Committee meeting in Italy in July 2005. The European Society of Hypertension (ESH) is making continuous efforts to manage the burden of hypertension in Europe by stimulating scientific exchange related to knowledge about hypertension, and supporting and building organizations committed to work for the control of hypertension.