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Friedhelm Beyersdorf

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2016 ESC Guidelines for the management of atrial fibrillation developed in collaboration with EACTS.

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Published on behalf of EACTS

The mission of the EACTS is to advance education in the field of cardiac, thoracic and vascular interventions; and promote research into cardiovascular and thoracic physiology, pathology and therapy, with the aim to correlate and disseminate the results for the public benefit.

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Watch a series of video interviews recorded at the EACTS Annual Meeting in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

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European Society of Thoracic Surgeons

EJCTS is published on behalf of both the EACTS and the European Society of Thoracic Surgeons (ESTS). The ESTS joins together more than 1,200 members from 70 different countries all over the world.

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EACTS Annual Meeting

Join us in Vienna for the 31st Annual Meeting of the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, from Saturday 7 to Wednesday 11 October 2017.

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EACTS Best Papers Virtual Issue

Read a collection of high quality research from the European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery and Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery, presented at the EACTS Annual Meeting in Barcelona, Spain.  

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New clinical guidelines

New clinical guidelines

Catch up with the latest guidelines for the management of patients with transposition of the great arteries with intact ventricular septum.

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Enrol on an EACTS course

Browse the programme of courses offered by the EACTS Academy in 2017, from Fundamentals in Cardiac Surgery to Aortic Valve Repair. 

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EJCTS is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)

The Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) was established in 1997 by a small group of journal editors in the UK but now has over 10,000 members worldwide from all academic fields. 

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