News

EACVI is updated with new languages including Japanese & Turkish at the ESC Congress 2016 in Rome
August 27, 2016
The EACVI Recommendations App has been updated with 11 new localized abridged recommendations in Japanese, Portuguese, and Portuguese. Read more.

CDA Clinical Practice Guidelines Interim 2016 Update launched
March 28, 2016
CDA Clinical Practice Guidelines 2016 Interim Update launchd with new chapters and tools. Read more.

Hypertension Canada Guidelines launched
March 1, 2016
Hypertension Canada launches their new online guidelines for 2016 feature diagnosis & assessment, Prevention & treatment, and other downloadable resources. Read more.

SVS iPG is updated with the 2016 Diabetic Foot guidelines
February 24, 2016
The Interactive Practice Guidelines by the Society for Vascular Surgery are updated with the new Diabetic Foot (2016) guidelines. Read more.

2015

EACVI is launched on the App Store and Google Play at ESC Congress 2015 in London
August 29, 2015
The EACVI mobile app includes recommendations for the following guidelines by the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging: Multimodality imaging in pericardial disease (2014), Recommendations for Transoesophageal Echocardiography: 2014 update (2014), Complications of Radiotherapy in Adults (2013), Transcatheter Interventions (2011), Aortic and pulmonary regurgitation - Valvular regurgitation (2010), Mitral and tricuspid regurgitation - Valvular regurgitation (2010), Echocardiography in infective endocarditis (2010), and Diastolic Function (2009). It also includes calculators. Read more.

New CCMS website launched
August 1, 2015
Website for the Chinese Canadian Medical Society (Ontario) redesigned with additional functionality. Read more.

CDA Guidelines 2015 Interim Update
July 29, 2015
New Addition to the Pharmacologic Management of Type 2 Diabetes. Read more.

SVS iPG is launched on the App Store and Google Play
July 8, 2015
10 guidelines are launched in the new Interactive Practice Guidelines by the Society for Vascular Surgery. Read more.

CWC is updated with a second wave of recommendations
June 2, 2015
This increases the tally of Canadian medical specialty societies which have released Choosing Wisely Canada recommendations to 29. Read more.

iCCS is updated to 1.1.5 with additional guidelines
May 10, 2015
The iCCS app is updated to 1.1.5 with the addition of Antiplatelet (2011, 2012) and Lipid (2012) Guidelines. Heart Failure has also received the 2014 updated guideline. Read more.

MDMath echocardiography calculators refreshed the CSE website
January 26, 2015
This refresh comes on the 10th anniversary of their first release. These echocardiography calculators (formerly known as CardioMath) have been used by thousands of clinicians from nearly every country on the globe for over a decade. The Canadian Society of Echocardiography has been their home on the web since 2005. Read more.

iASE is updated to 3.0 with new Chamber Quantification guidelines
January 5, 2015
The iASE app is updated to 3.0 with major additions to the Chamber Quantification (2015) guideline. Read more.

2014

ASE produces webinar for Echo AUC App
December 16, 2014
Watch the webinar entitled "How to Deliver the Right Patient Care at the Right Time with ASE's New Choosing Wisely® App." Read more.

CWC is launched on the App Store and Google Play
October 29, 2014
The CWC app has launched for both iOS and Android and includes both English and French recommendations. Read more.

iCCS is launched at CCC 2014 in Vancouver on the App Store and Google Play
October 27, 2014
The iCCS app is being launched at CCC 2014 in Vancouver and is now available for both iOS and Android OS. The first version of iCCS incorporates the CCS Atrial Fibrillation (2013), Heart Failure (2014), and Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy guidelines (2013). Read more.

iSVU is launched at SVU 2014 in Florida on the App Store and Google Play
August 6, 2014
The iSVU app is being launched at SVU 2014 in Florida and is now available for both iOS and Android OS. Read more.

SORCan Website Redesign Launched
June 25, 2014
The Stroke Outcomes Research Canada website has been redesigned and relaunched. Read more.

CDA CPG App and tools featured on CTV News
June 5, 2014
A new app is helping diabetics keep track of the information needed to ensure sugar and insulin levels are balanced. Pauline Chan reports. Read more.

Echo AUC is updated to 2.0 with new TEE, SE, and CE modalities
May 29, 2014
The Appropriate Use Criteria for Echocardiography app is updated to 2.0 with new TEE, SE, and CE modalities and is now available for both iOS and Android OS. Read more.

CDA Clinical Practice Guidelines 2.0 launched
May 28, 2014
CDA Clinical Practice Guidelines 2.0 launched with new UI, tools, and App. Read more.

CCS Antiplatelet Guidelines 2.0 update launched incorporating new 2012 Focused Update
May 26, 2014
The CCS Antiplatelet Guidelines App is a tool developed by the Canadian Cardiovascular Society (CCS) to provide a clear and concise summary of the Antiplatelet guidelines published in 2011 & the Focused Update published in 2012. Read more.

Smart Phone App Makes Choosing Wisely about Cardiac Imaging Easy
April 18, 2014
Echo AUC App featured by Choosing Wisely. Read more.

2013

CCS Heart Failure Guidelines 2.0 update launched at CCC 2013
October 17, 2013
The CCS Heart Failure Guidelines 2.0 app update is being launched at CCC 2013 and is now available for both iOS and Android OS. Read more.

Echo AUC is launched at ASE 2013 in Minneapolis on the App Store
June 29, 2013
The Appropriate Use Criteria for Echocardiography app is being launched at ASE 2013 in Minneapolis and is now available for both iOS and Android OS. Read more.

iASE 2.5 update is launched at ASE 2013 in Minneapolis on the App Store
June 29, 2013
iASE has been updated with a guideline library containing 45 ASE guidelines and other enhancements. Read more.

CCS Lipid Guidelines 2.0 updated for iOS and launched for Android based on the 2012 guideline update
June 27, 2013
The new 2012 Lipid guidelines update is now available. The Lipids app is available for both iOS and Android OS for the first time. Read more.

2013 CDA CPGs launched
April 8, 2013
Canadian Diabetes Association Clinical Practice Guidelines 2013 are launched. Read more.

2012

CCS Heart Failure Guidelines for iOS and Android launched at CCC 2012
October 27, 2012
The new 2012 Heart Failure guidelines update is being launched at CCC 2012 in Toronto. The Heart Failure app is available for both iOS and Android devices. Read more.

CCS Atrial Fibrillation & CCS Driving Guidelines launched for Android and updated for iOS at CCC 2012
October 27, 2012
The CCS Atrial Fibrillation and Driving + Flying guideline apps have been updated with the 2012 guideline updates, and are being launched for both iOS and Android devices at CCC 2012 in Toronto. Read more.

iASE 2.0 is launched at ASE 2012 in Washington, DC on the App Store
June 30, 2012
iASE has been updated to include the following guidelines by the American Society of Echocardiography: LV Diastolic Function (2009), Proesthetic Valves (2009). Read more.

CCS Antiplatelet Guidelines for iPhone & iPad is available on the App Store
May 1, 2012
The CCS Antiplatelet Guidelines App is a tool developed by the Canadian Cardiovascular Society (CCS) to provide a clear and concise summary of the Antiplatelet guidelines published in 2011. Read more.

Identification and Management of Cardiometabolic Risk in Canada App for iPhone & iPad is available on the App Store
March 26, 2012
The CMR App is an official tool developed by the Canadian Cardiometabolic Risk Working Group to provide a clear and concise summary of the "Identification and Management of Cardiometabolic Risk in Canada" position paper published in March 2011 in the Canadian Journal of Cardiology. It is available in both English and French. Read more.

2011

CCS Atrial Fibrillation Guidelines for iPhone & iPad is available on the App Store
June 15, 2011
The CCS Atrial Fibrillation Guidelines App is a tool developed by the Canadian Cardiovascular Society (CCS) to provide a clear and concise summary of the Atrial Fibrillation guidelines published in 2011. Read more.

iASE for iPhone, iPad, and Android is launched at ASE 2011 in Montréal on the App Store
June 8, 2011
The ASE Guidelines include summaries for the following guidelines by the American Society of Echocardiography: Chamber Quantification (2005), Right Heart (2010), Valvular Regurgitation (2003), Valvular Stenosis (2008). It also includes over 20 echocardiography calculators. Read more.

IScore is available on the web and iOS devices on the App Store
February 23, 2011
The IScore (Ischemic Stroke Predictive Risk Score) is a validated tool by Dr. Gustavo Saposnik that may assist clinicians to estimate the risk of death at 30-day and 1-year during the initial assessment in the Emergency department or early after hospital admission for patients with an acute ischemic stroke. Read more.

2010

The CCC Montréal 2010 Final Programming Guide is available for iOS devices on the App Store
October 22, 2010
Browse the program guide, search for session or authors, and create your own schedule using the CCC.10 App on the App Store. Supported devices include the iPhone 3GS+, iPod touch, and iPad. Read more.

CCS to Present new Driving & Lipid Guideline Apps for iPhone & iPad at CCC Montréal 2010
October 15, 2010
Join the Canadian Cardiovascular Society in the CCS Booth (#409) during the Canadian Cardiovascular Congress for an interactive demonstration of the CCS Driving Guidelines & CCS Lipid Guidelines for iPhone & iPad. Read more.

CardioMath is now available for free from Epocrates on the App Store
August 25, 2010
Epocrates and USquareSoft have entered a deal to make CardioMath free on the App Store as part of Epocrates' growing repertoire of medical Apps for iOS devices. Read more.