Skip to Content
American Heart Association
Sign-in / Sign-up
Join or Renew
My Local Events
Find out what is happening at your local American Heart
Have an account?
Need an account?
Login with Your Social Identity:
Statements & Guidelines
FDA approves alirocumab to treat certain patients with high cholesterol: First in a new class of injectable cholesterol-lowering drugs (PCSK9 inhi...
Joint Expert Consensus: 2014 Update - PCI Without On-Site Surgical Backup
SCAI/ACC/AHA Expert Consensus Document: 2014 Update on Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Without On-Site Surgical Backup
Determines current prevalence trends
Summarizes new performance literature
Provides a summary of relevant information based on a review of existing scientific documents
Addresses best practice methods and facility requirements for doing PCI without on-site surgical back-up
Evaluates the role in the United States healthcare setting of PCI without on-site surgical back-up
Read the full article in
[published online ahead of print March 17, 2014]. Circulation. doi: 10.1161/CIR.0000000000000037.
Discuss this Science on the Professional Online Network
2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction: Executive Summary
. 2013; 127: 529-555 Published online before print December 17, 2012, doi: 10.1161/CIR.0b013e3182742c84
2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction: Full Text
. 2013; 127: e362-e425 Published online before print December 17, 2012, doi: 10.1161/CIR.0b013e3182742cf6
2011 ACCF/AHA/SCAI Guidelines for Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: Executive Summary
. 2011; 124: 2574-2609 Published online before print November 7, 2011, doi: 10.1161/CIR.0b013e31823a5596
2011 ACCF/AHA/SCAI Guidelines for Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: Full Text
. 2011; 124: e574-e651 Published online before print November 7, 2011, doi: 10.1161/CIR.0b013e31823ba622
AHA Statements and Guideline Library
AHA Heart Disease & Stroke Statistics Home
My American Heart for Professionals
You're the Cure
AHA Science News Home
Did you see these recent Commentaries?
Cardiovascular Proteomics Grows Up: Will It Move Out Of The Basement?
July 20, 2015
Thomas M. Vondriska, PhD
Identification of Obesity and Cardiovascular Risk in Ethnically and Racially Diverse Popu...
July 6, 2015
Laura L. Hayman, PhD, MSN
Navigating a Sea Change in the Treatment of Acute Ischemic Stroke
June 29, 2015
Joseph P. Broderick, MD, FAHA
A Stepping Stone in the Quest for Precision Treatment of Unruptured Intracranial Aneurysms
June 18, 2015
Ketan R. Bulsara, MD
The New ICH Guidelines –Significant Advances, Inclusion of Long Standing Practices,...
May 28, 2015
Steven Warach, MD, PhD
Connect with AHA Science News
Stroke Webinar #25: Infection and Stroke in...
July 22, 2015
Transformative Impact Of Proteomics On Card...
July, 20, 2015
Science News from BCVS 2015
July 13-16 | New Orleans, LA
Identification of Obesity and Cardiovascula...
Jul 6, 2015
Optimum AT1 receptor-neprilysin inhibition ...
July 6, 2015
Professional Online Network
JOIN OUR NETWORK
Already in the network?