We would like to invite you to participate in the review of the draft version of the 2024 ACC/AHA Key Data Elements and Definitions for Social Determinants of Health in Cardiology. This document aims to provide a standardized set of data elements and definitions to describe social determinants of health in patients with or at risk for cardiovascular disease. The selected elements and definitions are meant to be useful in clinical trials, observational studies, and data registries. This document helps accomplish the ACC’s mission transform cardiovascular care and improve heart health and the AHA’s mission of being a relentless force for a world of longer and healthier lives for all individuals.
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