Quality of Care

INVESTED Results

Principal Investigator Orly Vardeny, PharmD, MS summarizes the results of the INVESTED trial.

Science News

Public Comment for the 2021 AHA/ACC Key Terms and Definitions for Race and Ethnicity Categorization in Cardiovascular Clinical Research
Prevention of Viridans Group Streptococcal Infective Endocarditis
Nonprofit Advocacy at the American Heart Association: Creating a Visionary Way Forward at Our 40th Anniversary
Perioperative Neurological Evaluation and Management to Lower the Risk of Acute Stroke in Patients Undergoing Noncardiac, Nonneurological Surgery
Some blood pressure meds may increase, while others lower, heart risks in people with HIV

Journals

Incidence, Predictors, and Outcomes of Acute Kidney Injury in Patients Undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement
Trends in 30- and 90-Day Readmission Rates for Heart Failure
Preoperative Right Ventricular Free‐Wall Longitudinal Strain as a Prognosticator in Isolated Surgery for Severe Functional Tricuspid Regurgitation
Association Between Depression and Clinical Outcomes in Patients With Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
Early Thrombectomy Protects the Internal Capsule in Patients With Proximal Middle Cerebral Artery Occlusion

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