The Current ERC Guidelines

The ERC Guidelines 2021 are now available!

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The European Resuscitation Council Guidelines for Resuscitation provide specific instructions for how resuscitation should be practiced and take into account ease of teaching and learning, as well as the science. They were developed by Europeans and have been specifically written with European practice in mind.

2021 Guidelines

Download the full PDF version as they are published in Resuscitation, our official Journal.



Download and print these algorithms to display in your hospital or work place.


Key Messages

Download our infographics with key messages for each chapter here.

Guidelines translations

Check the guidelines translations here

Poster translations

Check the poster translations here