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Promoting Risk Identification and Reduction of Cardiovascular Disease in Women
05/10/2018 | The majority of women consider their Obstetrician/Gynecologist (OB/GYN) as their primary care physician, especially during childbearing years. Annual well woman visits provide the perfect opportunity to evaluate a woman?s cardiovascular risks.
New JAHA Featured Articles - May 1, 2018
05/04/2018 | New featured articles from JAHA for May 1, 2018.
ILCOR COSCA (Core Outcome Set for Cardiac Arrest) in Adults and ILCOR Knowledge
04/26/2018 | The Core Outcome Set for Cardiac Arrest (COSCA) initiative, a partnership between patients, their partners, clinicians, research scientists, and the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation, sought to develop a consensus core outcome set for cardiac arrest for effectiveness trials.
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in Infants and Children With Cardiac Disease
04/23/2018 | Cardiac arrest occurs at a higher rate in children with heart disease than in healthy children.
New JAHA Featured Articles April 3, 2018
04/09/2018 | New featured articles from JAHA for April 3, 2018.
Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Resuscitation Systems of Care
02/26/2018 | Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) remains a major public health challenge; approximately 356,500 people are treated for OHCA annually in the U.S.
Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection: Current State of the Science
02/22/2018 | Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (SCAD) is an important cause of Myocardial Infarction, especially in young women, but its prevalence is uncertain because it's underdiagnosed. A lack of familiarity with the condition contributes to it being missed in young women even in the presence of classic symptoms. Limitations of current coronary angiographic techniques exacerbate this problem.
Circ CQO Twitter Journal Club: Women and Myocardial Infarction Mortality
02/12/2018 | Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes Twitter Journal Club: Women and Myocardial Infarction Mortality