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Recognition and Initial Management of Fulminant Myocarditis
Older Adults in the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit: Factoring Geriatric Syndromes in the Management, Prognosis, and Process of Care
2019 American Heart Association Focused Update on Adult and Pediatric Basic and Advanced Life Support, Neonatal Life Support, and First Aid
2019 International Consensus on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care Science With Treatment Recommendations
2019 Update to the 2018 Guidelines for the Early Management of Acute Ischemic Stroke

Continuing Education

Speaker at Resuscitation Science Symposium 2019

The 3CPR Council’s areas of focus encompass integrated cardiopulmonary physiology, critical care, emergency cardiovascular care, and CPR. The council takes a bench-to-bedside and community approach to clinical care, research, and basic science. Pulmonary hypertension and regulation of pulmonary circulation have been topics of ongoing attention.


The CVSN Council accelerates the discovery, interpretation, and application of science to enhance cardiovascular health and treat cardiovascular diseases and stroke. The council helps develop scientific statements and advisories, guide professional education activities, provide scientific expertise, conduct research, translate findings, and promote evidence-based practices in clinical settings.


Results PIONEER HF

Eric J. Velazquez, MD summarizes the results of PIONEER HF, which he presented during Scientific Sessions 2018.

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