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Patient-Centered Adult Cardiovascular Care
Toward Heart-Healthy and Sustainable Cities
Neurodevelopmental Outcomes for Individuals With Congenital Heart Disease: Updates in Neuroprotection, Risk-Stratification, Evaluation, and Management
Opportunities in the Postpartum Period to Reduce Cardiovascular Disease Risk After Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes
Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics - 2024 Update


Food Insecurity and Ideal Cardiovascular Health Risk Factors Among US Adolescents
Recommendations for the Use of Dietary Fiber to Improve Blood Pressure Control
Effect of Active Workstations on Neurocognitive Performance and Typing Skills: A Randomized Clinical Trial
Utilizing Quality of Life Adjusted Days Alive and Out of Hospital in Heart Failure Clinical Trials
Gut Microbiota and Blood Metabolites Related to Fiber Intake and Type 2 Diabetes

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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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