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Public Comment Period for Key Data Elements and Definitions for TTE
06/05/2018 | Accepted June 5?July 5, 2018 -- The ACC/AHA Task Force on Clinical Data Standards would like to invite you to participate in the review of the draft version of the 2018 ACC/AHA/ASE Key Data Elements and Definitions for Transthoracic Echocardiography. This document aims to provide a standardized set of data elements and definition specific to Transthoracic Echocardiography.
CIRCULATION Editor's Picks May 2018
05/16/2018 | CIRCULATON Editor's Picks for May 2018
CIRCULATION Feature Articles May 8, 2018: REAL-CAD
05/08/2018 | High-Dose Versus Low-Dose Pitavastatin in Japanese Patients With Stable Coronary Artery Disease (REAL-CAD): Randomized Superiority Trial
Science News (EPI Lifestyle)
03/20/2018 | AHA Science News: Exclusive interviews, study results and more from Epidemiology and Prevention/Lifestyle 2018 Scientific Sessions in New Orleans, Louisiana
Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics - 2018 Update
01/31/2018 | The 2018 Update of Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics includes updated incidence data for cardiovascular disease, heart disease, stroke, heart attack, and heart failure, and diabetes - showing a projected dramatic increase in heart failure
Video Series: Clinical Strategies for the 2017 Hypertension Guidelines
11/13/2017 | This hypertension video series is a companion resource for the 2017 Hypertension Clinical Guidelines.
Science News (Scientific Sessions 2017)
11/11/2017 | Science News coverage of selected presentations and interviews from AHA's Scientific Sessions 2017. Nov. 11-16, 2017 in Anaheim, California.
AHA Principles on the Accessibility and Affordability of Drugs and Biologics
11/09/2017 | Market entry prices of innovator pharmaceutical products, or brand drugs and biologics, are at levels that some assessments consider unaffordable to the healthcare system and prices for some established generic drugs have seen sharp, and rapid increases. These two trends are converging to create a situation that requires serious consideration by all healthcare stakeholders.
Defining Optimal Brain Health in Adults
09/07/2017 | Healthy cognitive functioning is an important part of aging and predicts quality of life, functional independence, and risk of institutionalization.