2011 Guidelines for CVD Prevention in Women

Updated:Nov 10,2014

Effectiveness-Based Guidelines for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Women—2011 Update

  • This update to the 2007 guidelines now focuses on recommendations that are effective in clinical practice.
  • Risk assessment now includes pregnancy history, autoimmune diseases and the AHA’s ideal cardiovascular health goals.
  • Diversity, disparities, international applicability, barriers to adherence and cost-effectiveness analyses are discussed. 

    Read the full article in Circulation
    Circulation. 2011; 123: 1243-1262 Published online before print February 14, 2011, doi: 10.1161/?CIR.0b013e31820faaf8

Supporting Materials


For Your Patients

Become A Member

Become a professional member of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.

Join or renew your AHA/ASA Professional Membership
to qualify for members-only awards, and:

• Affiliate with one of 16 Scientific Councils.
• Save on AHA/ASA Scientific Sessions.
• Save on print publications.
• Apply for research funding and not pay a fee
• Enjoy many more membership benefits.

Promo code: WDJ008ZZ