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Science News

Digital Technologies in Cardiac Rehabilitation
Status of Maternal Cardiovascular Health in American Indian and Alaska Native Individuals
Increasing Equity of Physical Activity Promotion for Optimal Cardiovascular Health in Adults
Strategies to Reduce Racial and Ethnic Inequities in Stroke Preparedness Care Recovery
Cognitive Impairment After Ischemic and Hemorrhagic Stroke


Diet and Food and Nutrition Insecurity and Cardiometabolic Disease
Physical Activity Over the Lifecourse and Cardiovascular Disease
Beyond Language Deficits: Working Alliance and Resources as Predictors of Recovery From Aphasia
Rationale and Design of the ORCCA (Outcomes Registry for Cardiac Conditions in Athletes) Study
Effect of Adapted Mindfulness Training in Participants With Elevated Office Blood Pressure: The MB‐BP Study: A Randomized Clinical Trial

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The EPI Council focuses on population-based approaches to preventing cardiovascular diseases. The council’s mission is to lead the discovery and translation of science related to the distribution and determinants of cardiovascular disease with an emphasis on population approaches to prevent cardiovascular disease and improve cardiovascular health.

The Council on Lifestyle and Cardiometabolic Health promotes the expansion and exchange of knowledge with the ultimate goal of improving cardiovascular health across the lifespan. The council nurtures basic, clinical, epidemiological, and translational science related to nutrition, lipids, obesity, diabetes, physical activity, and behavioral change.

The QCOR Council provides a forum for a multidisciplinary group of volunteers committed to making a substantial contribution to reducing the burden of heart disease and stroke through improving healthcare quality and patient outcomes. Members gain insight on how to provide effective, safe, timely, equitable, efficient, and patient-centered care.

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