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FOURIER Delivers Good News Globally

Sidney C. Smith, Jr., MD, discusses the results of the FOURIER trial and its implications for populations in Asia in particular.

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JAHA Featured Articles - March 2017
03/31/2017 | Two new featured articles and an editorial for March 2017 from JAHA.
Science News from ACC17
03/17/2017 | Exclusive video discussions and data summaries of the most noteworthy science presented at ACC.17 in Washington, D.C. from March 17-19, 2...
2017 AHA/ACC Focused Update for the Mgmt of Patients with Valvular Heart Disease
03/15/2017 | The estimated prevalence of VHD in the United States is 2.5% with no difference between males and females.
Bradycardia Guideline - Systematic Review Question for Stakeholder Feedback
03/13/2017 | Accepted March 13 through March 27, 2017 -- Bradycardia Guideline - Systematic Review Question for Stakeholder Feedback

Scientific Sessions 2017

Scientific Sessions: Nov. 11-15
Exhibits: Nov. 12-14
ReSuscitation Science Symposium: Nov. 11-12
Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing Symposium: Nov. 14-15

Anaheim, California
 

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Council on Cardiovascular Surgery and Anesthesia (CVSA)

Marc Ruel, MD, MPH, FAHA

Council members are American Heart Association (AHA) volunteers. The Council on Cardiovascular Surgery and Anesthesia (CVSA) includes surgeons, anesthesiologists and scientists interested in cardiac, vascular and thoracic interventions. The council is involved in a full range of American Heart Association activities, including basic science and clinical trials. Specific goals of the council are to improve application of established surgical procedures and anesthetic techniques, increase awareness of new issues in the field of cardiovascular surgery and anesthesia, and disseminate new knowledge to increase the number of patients who may benefit from safer and more effective surgical treatment. All cardiovascular surgeons, thoracic surgeons, anesthesiologists and other professional colleagues are encouraged to become council members.

Marc Ruel, MD, MPH, FAHA
Chair, Council on Cardiovascular Surgery and Anesthesia

Scientific Sessions       Circulation      CVSA Council Awards

Council on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research (QCOR)

Paul Heidenreich, MD, MS, FAHA

The Council on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research (QCOR) provides a forum for a multidisciplinary group of volunteers committed to making a substantial contribution to reducing the burden of heart disease and stroke through improving healthcare quality and patient outcomes.

Paul Heidenreich, MD, MS, FAHA
Chair, Council on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research

QCOR Scientific Sessions       Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes       QCOR Council Awards