American guidelines classify Stage 1 hypertension as SBP ≥130‐139 mm Hg or DBP ≥80‐89 mm Hg while the Europeans define this as high normal BP (130-139/85-89 mm Hg). ACC/AHA defines Stage 2 hypertension as BP ≥140/90 mm Hg while the Europeans continue to classify this as Stage 1 (140-159/90-99 mm Hg) (Table 1).Nov 25, 2019
Can I become a FESC? All professionals having a genuine interest in the discipline of Cardiology and showing dedication to the ESC and its activities can apply for the ESC Fellowship. The candidate must prove scientific or clinical excellence in cardiology or nursing excellence.Jun 11, 2021
Become a Member Fellow of the ACC. Academic and Clinical Cardiologists (US and International), Fellows Completing Training, Cardiovascular Team Members and Cardiovascular Administrators. Associate of the ACC / Cardiovascular (CV) Team. Cardiovascular Administrator. Trainees and Students. International. Affiliate.
54,000 members The American College of Cardiology has approximately 54,000 members, including physicians, registered nurses, clinical nurse specialists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, doctors of pharmacology and practice administrators, specializing in cardiovascular care.