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Management of Elevated Blood Pressure in the Acute Care Setting
2024 ACC/AHA/AACVPR/APMA/ABC/SCAI/SVM/SVN/SVS/SIR/VESS Guideline for the Management of Lower Extremity Peripheral Artery Disease
2024 AHA/ASA Performance and Quality Measures for Spontaneous Intracerebral Hemorrhage
The Tricuspid Valve: A Review of Pathology, Imaging, and Current Treatment Options
Diagnosis and Management of Cardiac Sarcoidosis


Combining Early Ischemic Change and Collateral Extent for Functional Outcomes After Endovascular Therapy: An Analysis From AcT Trial
International Criteria for Reporting Study Quality for Sudden Cardiac Arrest/Death Tool
App‐Based Mental Training to Reduce Atrial Fibrillation–Related Symptoms After Pulmonary Vein Isolation: MENTAL AF Trial
Temporal Trends and Outcomes of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Care in the United States
Disparities of Mortality Trends Due to Cerebrovascular Diseases and Cerebrovascular Infarction in the United States

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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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