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

Invasive Management of Acute Myocardial Infarction Complicated by Cardiogenic Shock
Stroke Risk Factor Status and Use of Stroke Prevention Medications Among Hispanic/Latino Adults in HCHS/SOL
JAHA Spotlight: Go Red for Women 2021
Testosterone and Exercise in Middle-to-Older Aged Men
Long-Term Association of Air Pollution and Hospital Admissions Among Medicare Participants Using a Doubly Robust Additive Model

Journals

County‐Level Factors Associated With Cardiovascular Mortality by Race/Ethnicity
Incident Strokes Among American Indian Individuals With Atrial Fibrillation
MicroRNA-210 Mediates Hypoxia-Induced Repression of Spontaneous Transient Outward Currents in Sheep Uterine Arteries During Gestation
Response by Ha et al to Letter Regarding Article, “Sudden Cardiac Death in the Young: Incidence, Trends and Risk Factors in a Nationwide Study”
COVID-19 at 1 Year

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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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