2011 Publications


The following are valid American Heart Association and American Stroke Association medical and scientific statements and practice guidelines. These are published in Circulation; Stroke; Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology; Hypertension; Circulation Research or other journals. Most AHA scientific statements and advisories are published in Circulation. Most AHA/ASA scientific statements and guidelines are published in Stroke. Joint AHA and American College of Cardiology (ACC) statements and guidelines also appear in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC).

December 2011

Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics—2012 Update
ACCF/AHA/ACR/SCAI/SIR/STS/SVM/SVN Key Data Elements and Definitions for Peripheral Atherosclerotic Vascular Disease
 

November 2011

Referral, Enrollment, and Delivery of Cardiac Rehabilitation/Secondary Prevention Programs at Clinical Centers and Beyond
Pocket Guideline: Diagnosis and Treatment of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (PDF)
2011 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: Executive Summary
2011 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
Pocket Guideline: Management of Patients Undergoing Coronary Artery Revascularization (PDF)
2011 ACCF/AHA/SCAI Guideline for Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: Executive Summary
2011 ACCF/AHA/SCAI Guideline for Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
2011 ACCF/AHA Guideline for Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery: Executive Summary
2011 ACCF/AHA Guideline for Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery
AHA/ACCF Secondary Prevention and Risk Reduction Therapy for Patients With Coronary and Other Atherosclerotic Vascular Disease: 2011 Update
 

October 2011

Primary Outcomes for Resuscitation Science Studies: A Consensus Statement From the American Heart Association
 

September 2011

2011 ACCF/AHA Focused Update of the Guideline for the Management of Patients With Peripheral Artery Disease (Updating the 2005 Guideline)
Assessing Adiposity
The American Heart Association and the Million Hearts Initiative
 

August 2011

ACCF/AHA Methodology for the Development of Quality Measures for Cardiovascular Technology
ACCF/AHA 2011 Health Policy Statement on Therapeutic Interchange and Substitution
New and Emerging Weight Management Strategies for Busy Ambulatory Settings
 

July 2011

2011 Pocket Guideline on the Management of Patients With Extracranial Carotid and Vertebral Artery Disease (PDF)
Value of Primordial and Primary Prevention for Cardiovascular Disease
Vascular Contributions to Cognitive Impairment and Dementia
 

June 2011

American Heart Association Atrial Fibrillation Research Summit
ACCF/AHA/AMA–PCPI 2011 Performance Measures for Adults With Coronary Artery Disease and Hypertension
ACCF/AHA 2011 Key Data Elements and Definitions of a Base Cardiovascular Vocabulary for Electronic Health Records
 

May 2011

Racial-Ethnic Disparities in Stroke Care: The American Experience
Creating a 21st Century Global Health Agenda: The General Assembly of the United Nations High Level Meeting on Non-Communicable Diseases
Implementation Strategies for Improving Survival After Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest in the United States
Pocket Guideline: Guidelines for the Management of Patients with Atrial Fibrillation: 2011 Update (PDF)
Nontraditional Risk Factors and Biomarkers for Cardiovascular Disease: Mechanistic, Research, and Clinical Considerations for Youth
Indications for Cardiac Catheterization and Intervention in Pediatric Cardiac Disease
 

April 2011

The Power of Play: Innovations in Getting Active Summit 2011
ACCF/AHA 2011 Expert Consensus Document on Hypertension in the Elderly
Triglycerides and Cardiovascular Disease
The American Heart Association’s Recommendations for Expanding the Applications of Existing and Future Clinical Registries
ACCF/AHA/HFSA 2011 Survey Results: Current Staffing Profile of Heart Failure Programs, Including Programs That Perform Heart Transplant and Mechanical Circulatory Support Device Implantation
 

March 2011

2011 ACCF/AHA Focused Update Incorporated Into the ACC/AHA 2007 Guidelines for the Management of Patients With Unstable Angina/Non–ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction
2011 ACCF/AHA Focused Update of the Guidelines for the Management of Patients With Unstable Angina/Non–ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction (Updating the 2007 Guideline)
Management of Massive and Submassive Pulmonary Embolism, Iliofemoral Deep Vein Thrombosis, and Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension
Bariatric Surgery and Cardiovascular Risk Factors
2011 ACCF/AHA/HRS Focused Updates Incorporated Into the ACC/AHA/ESC 2006 Guidelines for the Management of Patients With Atrial Fibrillation
 

February 2011

Best Practices in Managing Transition to Adulthood for Adolescents With Congenital Heart Disease
Effectiveness-Based Guidelines for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Women—2011 Update
2011 ACCF/AHA/HRS Focused Update on the Management of Patients With Atrial Fibrillation (Update on Dabigatran)
Diagnosis and Management of Cerebral Venous Thrombosis
 

January 2011

ASA/ACCF/AHA/AANN/AANS/ACR/ASNR/CNS/SAIP/SCAI/SIR/SNIS/SVM/SVS Guideline on the Management of Patients With Extracranial Carotid and Vertebral Artery Disease
ASA/ACCF/AHA/AANN/AANS/ACR/ASNR/CNS/SAIP/SCAI/SIR/SNIS/SVM/SVS Guideline on the Management of Patients With Extracranial Carotid and Vertebral Artery Disease: Executive Summary
Forecasting the Future of Cardiovascular Disease in the United States
American Heart Association and Nonprofit Advocacy: Past, Present, and Future
Metrics for Measuring Quality of Care in Comprehensive Stroke Centers: Detailed Follow-Up to Brain Attack Coalition Comprehensive Stroke Center Recommendations
The Importance of Population-Wide Sodium Reduction as a Means to Prevent Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke
Importance and Implementation of Training in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Automated External Defibrillation in Schools 

  


Statements by Publication Date

Current Year

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

2007

2004-2006

2000-2003

1991-1999

 

AHA Clinical Cardiac Consult, Third Edition (opens in new window)
The AHA Clinical Cardiac Consult, Third Edition, offers fast, reliable guidance on diagnosis and management of cardiovascular problems.