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AHA's coverage of selected important scientific trials from ACC.19 in New Orleans, LA | March 16-19, 2019
Public Comment: 2019 Clinical Performance & Quality Measures for Adults with HBP
03/18/2019 | 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 2019 ACC/AHA Clinical Performance and Quality Measures for Adults with High Blood Pressure.
2019 Guideline on the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease
03/17/2019 | The purpose of this guideline is to review and consolidate existing recommendations into a single guidance document focused on the primary prevention of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD).
Animal Models of Hypertension
03/14/2019 | Hypertension is the most prevalent chronic disease in the world but determining the precise cause of elevated blood pressure may not be possible.
New and Emerging Tobacco Products and the Nicotine Endgame: The Role of Robust
03/13/2019 | Despite declining cigarette smoking rates, the advent of newer tobacco products has added to the public health issues related to smoking.
Cardiorenal Syndrome: Classification, Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, and Treatment
03/11/2019 | There is an overlap between cardiovascular and kidney disease: hemodynamic interactions of heart and kidney failure, the impact on atherosclerotic disease across both organs, and neurohormonal activation are some of several overlap examples.
Water Pipe (Hookah) Smoking and Cardiovascular Disease Risk
03/08/2019 | Tobacco smoking using a water pipe or hookah is more common among youth and young adults than adults; it's increasingly globally abetted by flavored tobacco marketing, social media promotion, and misperceptions regarding its addictive potential and health effects
Science News (EPI Lifestyle) 2019
03/05/2019 | AHA Science News: Exclusive interviews, study results and more from Epidemiology and Prevention/Lifestyle 2019 Scientific Sessions in Houston, Texas
Measurement of Blood Pressure in Humans
03/04/2019 | Accurate blood pressure (BP) measurement is essential for the diagnosis and management of hypertension.
JAHA Live Tweet EPI | Lifestyle 2019
03/01/2019 | JAHA Live Tweet for EPI | Lifestyle 2019.