Clinical Guidelines, recommendations, and position papers

2017

2017 EACTS/EACTA Guidelines on patient blood management for adult cardiac surgery: The Task Force on Patient Blood Management for Adult Cardiac Surgery of the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS) and the European Association of Cardiothoracic Anaesthesiology (EACTA)

2017 EACTS Guidelines on perioperative medication in adult cardiac surgery

2017 ESC focused update on dual antiplatelet therapy in coronary artery disease developed in collaboration with EACTS: The Task Force for dual antiplatelet therapy in coronary artery disease of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) and of the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS)

2017 ESC/EACTS Guidelines for the management of valvular heart disease: The Task Force for the Management of Valvular Heart Disease of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) and the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS)

Recommendations from the European Society of Thoracic Surgeons (ESTS) regarding computed tomography screening for lung cancer in Europe

Clinical guidelines for the management of patients with transposition of the great arteries with intact ventricular septum

2016

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

Sutureless, rapid deployment valves and stented bioprosthesis in aortic valve replacement: recommendations of an International Expert Consensus Panel

2015

Combined endobronchial and esophageal endosonography for the diagnosis and staging of lung cancer: European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) Guideline, in cooperation with the European Respiratory Society (ERS) and the European Society of Thoracic Surgeons (ESTS)

2014

2014 ESC/EACTS Guidelines on myocardial revascularization: The Task Force on Myocardial Revascularization of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) and the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS)

Revised ESTS guidelines for preoperative mediastinal lymph node staging for non-small-cell lung cancer

European guidelines on structure and qualification of general thoracic surgery

2013

Guideline for the surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation

2012

Guidelines on the management of valvular heart disease

EACTS guidelines for the use of patient safety checklists

2010

Guidelines on myocardial revascularization

2009

Guideline for resuscitation in cardiac arrest after cardiac surgery

ERS and ESTS clinical guidelines for evaluating fitness for radical treatment (surgery and chemoradiotherapy) in patients with lung cancer

EACTS/ESCVS best practice guidelines for reporting treatment results in the thoracic aorta

2008

Guideline on antiplatelet and anticoagulation management in cardiac surgery

Guidelines for reporting mortality and morbidity after cardiac valve interventions

2006

Guidelines on the prevention and management of de novo atrial fibrillation after cardiac and thoracic surgery

ESTS guidelines for intraoperative lymph node staging in non-small cell lung cancer

 

 

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