Out of hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) is associated with a low rate of survival to hospital discharge and high rates of neurological morbidity among survivors. This position statement was developed to provide comprehensive yet practical recommendations to guide the in-hospital care of OHCA patients.Continue... Download
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The Canadian Cardiovascular Society convened a working group to develop a set of PCI Quality Indicators (QIs) that would be relevant, scientifically acceptable, and feasible to measure and report. The working group was comprised of clinical experts from across Canada and members of provincial and federal organizations involved in promoting the quality of health care.Continue... Download
This report represents the first-ever National snapshot of TAVI care and marks an important contribution to the National dialogue on the quality and value of cardiovascular care in Canada.Continue... Download
The SCAI Expert Consensus Statement: 2016 Best Practices in the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory has received an Affirmation of Value by the Canadian Association of Interventional CardiologyContinue... Download
This position statement addresses issues in revascularization for multivessel coronary artery disease (CAD) from the perspective of both cardiologists and cardiac surgeons.Continue... Download
St. Jude Medical Inc., in collaboration with Health Canada, is informing you about the risk of erosion associated with the AMPLATZER Septal Occluder (ASO).Continue... Download
The CAIC-ACCI Executive has revived discussions with the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) to explore potential partnerships and opportunities for our membership. Discussions remain ongoing, however three collaborations are outlined which may of interest.Continue...