ERC Newsletter - March 2013

 

Free Editorial and Article of the Month

The March Free Editorial of the Month is Proposed revisions to the EU clinical trials directive.  Comments from the European Resuscitation Council

(Gavin D. Perkins, Leo Bossaert, Jerry Nolan, Rudolph W. Koster, Koen Monsieurs, Maaret Castren, On behalf of the European Resuscitation Council)

The March Free Article of the Month is The influence of induced hypothermia and delayed prognostication on the mode of death after cardiac arrest 
(Irina Draganceaemail, Malin Rundgren, Elisabet Englund, Hans Friberg, Tobias Cronberg) 
 

Resuscitation 2013 25-26 October 2013 Krakow, Poland

During the ERC Symposium in Krakow on 25-26 October 2013 a CPR competition will be organised.  This will give you a chance to see how top teams perform with ALS scenarios.

Your National Resuscitation Council will be contacted to organise national teams.

You can download the scientific programme
here.
Registration is possible
here.
Don't forget to
submit your abstract before May 31,2013. 

Call for General Assembly members

In January, all ERC Associate Gold Members received a letter by email to apply for the position of Associate Representative.

Applications can be accepted until 27 March 2013. If you, as an Associate Gold (=paying) Member, missed this letter, please contact the ERC office at info@erc.edu.

Call for ERC Board members

In January, all ERC Associate Gold Members received a letter by email inviting them to apply for a position on the ERC Board.

Applications can be accepted until 27 March 2013. If you, as an Associate Gold (=paying) Member missed this letter, please contact the ERC office at info@erc.edu.

European Cardiac Arrest Awareness Day

ERC has, together with the European Union, established a European Cardiac Arrest Awareness Day (ECAAD). The date is set for 16 October.

This years' theme will be: Children saving lives.  The focus will be on CPR training for schoolchildren.

ERC is currently preparing a programme to put this day in the public spotlight.