Women and Special Populations

INVESTED Results

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

Structural Racism and Health Equity Language Guide

The American Heart Association strives to use consistent language, and has developed a reference guide of terms related to structural racism and health equity.

Science News

Body Mass Index in 1.9 Million Adolescents and Stroke in Young Adulthood
2020 AHA/ACC Consensus Conference on Professionalism and Ethics
Effects of Ambient Air Pollution on Blood Pressure Among Children and Adolescents: A Systematic Review and Meta‐Analysis
Impact of Hormonal Therapies for Treatment of Hormone-Dependent Cancers (Breast and Prostate) on the Cardiovascular System
Public Comment for the 2021 AHA/ACC Key Terms and Definitions for Race and Ethnicity Categorization in Cardiovascular Clinical Research

Journals

Estimated Health Care Utilization and Expenditures in Individuals With Heart Failure From the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey
Intersection of Heart Failure and Pregnancy: Beyond Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
Individualized Management of Maternal Hemodynamics to Prevent Preeclampsia: Improvement in Maternal Outcomes Without Adverse Fetal Effects
Letter by Ji and Zheng Regarding Article, “Anti-Inflammatory Actions of Soluble Ninjurin-1 Ameliorate Atherosclerosis”
Letter by Wu et al Regarding Article, “Anti-Inflammatory Actions of Soluble Ninjurin-1 Ameliorate Atherosclerosis”

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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.


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