Executive committee

K. Swedberg (Sweden; Co-chair)
M. Komajda (France; Co-chair)
L. Tavazzi (Italy)
J.S. Borer (USA)
M. Böhm (Germany)
I. Ford (United Kingdom)

Steering committee

Executive committee members, S. Perrone (Argentina), H. Krum (Australia), W. Van Mieghem (Belgium), E. Bocchi (Brazil), T. Katova (Bulgaria), P. Liu (Canada), J. Jalil (Chile), D. Hu (China), J. Vitovec (Czech Republic), L. Kober (Denmark), T. Uuetoa (Estonia), M. Niemela (Finland), G. Jondeau (France), K. Werdan (Germany), D. Kremastinos (Greece), C. Yu (Hong Kong), K. Toth (Hungary), S. Rao (India), K. McDonald (Ireland), M. Metra (Italy), B. Oh (Korea), J. Jirgenson (deceased) (Latvia), A. Erglis (Latvia), A. Kavoluniene (Lithuania), K. Sim (Malaysia), K. Dickstein (Norway), G. Opolski (Poland), L. Providencia (Portugal), D. Ionescu (Romania), G Aroutiounov (Russia), R. Hatala (Slovakia), M. Sebestjen (Slovenia), F. Aviles (Spain), R. Willenheimer (Sweden), A. Voors (The Netherlands), A. Oto (Turkey), M. Cowie (United Kingdom), O. Parkhomenko (Ukraine).

End point validation committee

J.L. Lopez-Sendon (Spain; Chair), K. Dickstein (Norway), P. Ponikowski (Poland), A. Gavazzi (Italy), E. Lopez de Sa (Spain), J.R. Gonzalez Juanatey ( Spain), M. Alings (The Netherlands).

Data monitoring committee

Chair: P. Poole-Wilson (UK, deceased), (from March 2009) S. Pocock (UK), J. Camm (UK), M. Nieminen (Finland), J.Y. Le Heuzey (France).

Investigators

J Said Nisi, C F Vigo, H Colombo, E Kuschnir, L Guzmán, M Bendersky, H O Jure, H Luquez, M Rusculleda, R M A Colque, M Amuchastegui, R Sarjanovich, H R Ramos, G M Ferrari, H Lastiri, P Severino, A R Barrios, J L Cacharrón, M Garrido, C F Beneítez, R J Vázquez, C R Majul, A Fernández, R Martingano, N Vulcano, S G Miriuka, J Marino, J Fuselli, L Lobo Marquez, J Muntaner, H L Luciardi, N C Gutierrez Carrillo, JM Sanchez, J M Secchi, J C Pomposiello, MJ Snitman, N U Gorini, G D Caime, E Perna, F Diez, C A Poy, A A Romero Acuña, D Piskorz, A J Gambarte, R Porcile, J J Buscema, A R Costello, R Ferreyra, E Hasbani, MI Sosa Liprandi, G Bustamante Labarta, G Scaro, MGV Sultan, J A Piasentin, I Jeffery, J Rogers, L Howes, A Russell, B Singh, A Soward, H Krum, G Maurer, D Mörtl, W Van Mieghem, D El Allaf, F Cools, W Smolders, G H Mairesse, P Materne, P Troisfontaines, G Van Heddegem, L Pierard, W Droogné, P Dendale, M Goethals, P Chenu, L Gabriel, M Castadot, G Hollanders, J P Smeets, E A Bocchi, J C Figueiredo, M W Montera, D C Albuquerque, J R Silveira, C Mady, J F Saraiva, D R Almeida, J C Braga, MS Motta, S L Zimmermann, L C Bodanese, I Kohler, P E Leaes, J L Aziz, LN Maia, OT Greco, D B Precoma, L Z Moura, R Chaves, S Rassi, F V Boas, M Teixeira, D Sobral Filho, E Manenti, B Georgiev, D Raev, S Marchev, V Mincheva, S Torbova, S Denchev, M Grigorov, N Zlatareva, S Petranov, V Sirakova, B Chompalova, K Karastanev, M Tzekova, S Tisheva, A Mileva, A Popov, Z Kamenova, L Mihov, H Benov, P Chobanska, T Donova, V Hergeldjieva, D Savard, S Kouz, A Ducharme, R Brossoit, N Giannetti, G Proulx, J M O Arnold, S Vizel, L Hill, A Grover, P Liu, S Nawaz, L Yao, R Bhargava, R Labonté, S Bose, V Bernstein, M Moreno, P Sepúlveda, P Castro, E Escobar, A Abufhele Bus, L Cobos, C Romero Castro, M C Schnettler, C Bugueño, B Stockins, D Hu, W Gao, Y Yang, Y Sun, X Qi, Q Qi, X Li , Y Sun, L Li , S Wu, M Luo, X Li , J Chen, J Wang, H Hong, L Hong, X Cheng, Y Zhang, L Zhao, T Yang, S Zhao, D Xu, K Luo, T Guo, L Yang, Z Zhang, L Li, W Wang, H Wang, W Li, J Song, F Zhang, R Zhao, G Ma, J Tang, Y Lin, Z Yuan, T Li, Z Yao, X Pu, L Gai, X Wang, X Liu, H Li, J Ma, M Wei, M Wang, X Yan, D Huang, L Špinarová, M Šulda, J Špinar, L Fábik, R Štípal, V Jirka, M Kaislerová, K Sochor, D Vencour, J Dražka, M Herold, M Penicka, M Soucek, L Ballek, R Špacek, J Galuszka, P Zajícek, B Filipenský, J Siegelová, I Jerábek, O Cermák, G Marcinek, J Malecha, A Hanuštiaková, J Filipovský, V Bartunková, H Skalická, V Melenovský, O Lederballe, F Davidsen, J Brønnum-Schou, C Tuxen, T Nielsen, L Videbaek, L Køber, K Skagen, N Roseva-Nielsen, O Gøtzsche, C Toftager Larsen, H Rickers, A Dorph-Petersen, O Nyvad, N Falstie-Jensen, O Winther Rasmussen , E Korup, V Vahula, O Averina, A Hedman, J Kaik, K Vikström, P Kettunen, K Ylitalo, J Karmakoski, V Hällberg, R Kettunen, J Melin, S Utriainen, L Belhassen, M Galinier, A Huygue De Mahenge, M Ovize, D Galley, F Delahaye, F Funck, J P Gueffet, E Decoulx, N El Mansour, G Jondeau, M Komajda, G Roul, M Martelet, J M Demarcq, J Mansourati, J P Guillot, J P Godenir, A Mirode, F Zannad, A Cohen Solal, P Gibelin, K Werdan, O Müller, I Schenkenberger, U Sechtem, A Remppis, C Zugck, V Mitrovic, R Rummel, N Proskynitopoulos, R H G Schwinger, K F Appel, S Genth-Zotz, M Deißner, J Weil, A Al-Zoebi, M Böhm, P Grooterhorst, M Drexler, C Bauknecht, A Schreckenberg, R Dörr, P Fries, J Taggeselle, K Bergmann, A Förster, J Grötz, G Haustein, K Kleinertz, M Patten, R Pospiech, U Spengler, M Weißbrodt, E Schmidt, F Schlegel, M Anastasiou-Nana, D Kremastinos, Z Kyriakides, K Liagas, N Koliopoulos, I Nanas, I Fotiadis, A Christou, V Dimitroula, A Manolis, D Stakos, C M Yu, K Tóth, J Tomcsányi, I Édes, A Nagy, A Cziráki, A Matoltsy, A Nyárádi, B Hunyady, G Rumi, K Zámolyi, M Sereg, A Pálinkás, G Lupkovics, R G Kiss, F Lakatos, B Herczeg, E Kaló, I Kósa, Z Kovács, G Veress, A Kovács, J Takács, A Katona, M Józan-Jilling, J Lippai, A Juhász, A Mohácsi, N Pálvölgyi, I Czuriga, A Vértes, J Borbola, S Mehrotra, S.S Janorkar, D Seshagiri Rao , P Sampath Kumar, G N Prasad, N Sinha, H B Gowdappa, V Rajasekar, V.S Rao, S P Hardas, V K Puri, G V Reddy, M A Gadkari, K Mc Donald, P Crean, P Nash, B Mc Adam, N Mahon, R Ferrari, C Indolfi, P Agostoni, G Filorizzo, R Petacchi, M Ieva, G Pettinati, C Campana, L Scelsi, L Tavazzi, F Lombardi, A Gaspardone, E Giovannini, G Pulignano , L Dei Cas, S Pirelli, C Vitale, M T La Rovere, M T Spinnler, E Vanoli, E Renaldini, D Scrutino, C Vassanelli, C Astarita, G Fragasso, A Erglis, M A Ozolina, A Gersamija, N Pontaga, A Baika, G Rancane, A Libins, I Strizko, A Kavoliuniene, V Grabauskiene, A Dailydkiene, E E Maslauskaite-Voluckiene, A Kibarskis, D A Vasiliauskas, J Anusauskiene, A Kirkutis, K H Sim, D S P Chew, W A wan Ahmad, N J Holwerda, A M W Alings, J Plomp, L H J Van Kempen, F F Willems, M G C Pieterse, A Herweijer, H Ramanna, A J Van Boven, A A Voors, L M Van Wijk, H R Michels, J P R Herrman, W E M Kok, J H Cornel, F Nijland, A Jerzewski, G Hoedemaker, A J A M Withagen, M C G Daniels, P Van der Meer, A Dirkali, G L Bartels, B Van Vlies, R J Lionarons, T Lenderink, A F M Kuijper, J C L Wesdorp, P A M Hoogslag, P Zwart, P R Nierop, J E Otterstad, S Agewall, D Atar, T M Omland, T Gundersen, A Westheim, E L Werner, K Dickstein, M Grundtvig, M Trusz-Gluza, M Tendera, Z Gasior, K Kawecka-Jaszcz, P Turek, W Piwowarska, J Sadowski, K Zmudka, T Grodzicki, R Trojnar, W Ruminski, M Krzciuk, J Wodniecki, Z Kalarus, G Pulkowski, S Sinkiewicz, M Bronisz, M Janion, M Krzeminska-Pakula, W Pluta, T Wardega, H Wysocki, B Wrzosek, P Kolodziej, G Kania, T Kawka-Urbanek, M Kurowski, P Miekus, W Musial, A Rynkiewicz, M Szolkiewicz, M Szpajer, M Piepiorka, R Krynicki, R Targonski, J Gorny, K Cymerman, M Dluzniewski, G Opolski, W Ruzyllo, J Korewicki, R Andrzejak, J Szachniewicz, L Providência, P Sarmento, J Paisana Lopes, V Gil, J Morais, P Bettencourt, R Seabra Gomes, C Macarie, M Cinteza, M Vintila, D R Dimulescu, C Arsenescu, D D Ionescu, R Avram, M M Opris, I Manitiu, A Tase, M Radoi, B Minescu, C M Tanaseanu, C J Sinescu, M Tomescu, E Carasca, M Datcu, D Dragomir, R Ionascu-Fometescu, C Pop, I Radu, M Vladoianu, L Kiss, L Topolnitchi, D Zdrenghea, G Aron, G Aroutiounov, M Glezer, A Gorbachenkov, I Gordeev, G Gorokhovskaya, J Kobalava, V Mareev, O Narusov, A Skvortsov, L Olbinskaya, Z Sizova, G Rodoman, R Stryuk, B Tankhilevich, S Tereschenko, V Turin, I Chukaeva, A Shpektor, V Yakusevich, I Fomin, A Suvorov, E V Zemtsovsky, O Moiseeva, A Petrov, S Sayganov, E Semernin, T Turina, A Scherbak, A Rebrov, Y Shvarts, Y Lopatin, S Nedogoda, E Kazakevich, S Martyushov, L Pimenov, N Koziolova, V Schekotov, M Arkhipov, S Shalaev, A Kuimov, L Tsyba, P Yakhontova, E N Pavlyukova, G Chumakova, O Barbarash, R Sayfutdinov, O Soloviev, E Tarlovskaya, O Smolenskaya, D Butko, A Obrezan, R Hatala, J Fabián, E Goncalvesová, S Palko, M Kokles, P Vahala, V Bugán, J Kmec, A Baníková, S Filipová, M Sebestjen, F Skrabl Mocnik, C Slemenik Pusnik, M Lainscak, J Markez, M Flezar, A Veternik-Debeljak, B H Oh, J W Ha, E S Jeon, J J Kim, H J Kim, K H Ryu, S C Chae, M C Cho , J C Park, J K Chae, S J Oh, J Y Yang, M S Shin, S H Baek, D J Choi, D S Lim, K R Han, S H Lee, B S Yoo, K S Kim, D S Kim, M Martínez Selles, R Muñoz Aguilera, V López García Aranda, C M Macaya, E Galve, J R de Berrazueta, I González Maqueda, I. Roldán Rabadán, J Bruguera Cortada, L De La Fuente Galan, A Varela Román, C Martin Luengo, M Jiménez Navarro, A Bethencourt, PÅ Boström, M Peterson, B Andersson, J Ellström, K Swedberg, S Bandh, T Kronvall, L E Larsson, J Ljungberg, U Näslund, S Söderberg, I Timberg, U Ahremark, B Ullman, E Rydberg, M Lycksell, K Ångman, F Al-Khalili, H Larnefeldt, H Åkesson, G Vikström, H Persson, F Braunschweig, H Öhlin, L Johansson, M Radeberg, A Stjerna, E Akarturk, M K Erol, B Mutlu, K Sonmez, H Yilmaz, O Kozan, C Gurgun, M Sahin, M Cowie, P Groves, J Purvis, A Davies, I Squire, C Travill, I Hudson, G Mc Cann, A Moriarty, M Vatutin, O Karpenko, V Kubyshkin, A Parkhomenko, L Rudenko, I Krayz, I Kovalsky, Y Rudyk, Y Mostovoy, M Rishko, A Yagensky, M Prerepelytsya, A Bazylevych, V Tashchuk, O Girina, V Vizir, T Pertseva, M Vlasenko, B Goloborodko, G Dzyak, O Sharuk, B Storozhuk, V Kovalenko, S Soldatchenko, O Zharinov, V Serkova, O Korkushko, O Korzh, I Sakharchuk, L Voronkov, V Tseluyko, K Amosova, L Bula, L Glushko, O Kuryata, O Sychov, O Levchenko, O Kraydashenko, V Syvolap, G Popyk, A Zavgorodniy, G Ignatenko