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Science News

Cardiogenic Shock in Older Adults: A Focus on Age-Associated Risks and Approach to Management
Neurodevelopmental Outcomes for Individuals With Congenital Heart Disease: Updates in Neuroprotection, Risk-Stratification, Evaluation, and Management
The American Heart Association at 100: A Century of Scientific Progress and the Future of Cardiovascular Science
Opportunities in the Postpartum Period to Reduce Cardiovascular Disease Risk After Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes
Pharmacological Management of Cardiac Arrhythmias in the Fetal and Neonatal Periods


Defining, Evaluating, and Developing a Positive Workplace Culture
Sex Differences in Out‐of‐Hospital Cardiac Arrest Survival Trends
Implementation of a Multidimensional Strategy to Reduce Post-PCI Bleeding Risk
Ready-to-Eat Food Environments and Risk of Incident Heart Failure: A Prospective Cohort Study
You Are Where You Eat: The Local Environment and Risk of Heart Failure

Continuing Education

Audience members watch the Opening Session of Scientific Sessions 2023 in Phoenix, Arizona.

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.

The CVSN Council accelerates the discovery, interpretation, and application of science to enhance cardiovascular health and treat cardiovascular diseases and stroke. The council helps develop scientific statements and advisories, guide professional education activities, provide scientific expertise, conduct research, translate findings, and promote evidence-based practices in clinical settings.

The CLCD Council supports AHA objectives in clinical cardiology, promotes excellent clinical care, and fosters professional development and education for clinical cardiologists. Through council-sponsored symposia, panels, and scientific conferences, members can access and interpret new developments in the field and promote clinical cardiology to professional and lay audiences.

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