Surgery and Anesthesia

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FOURIER Delivers Good News Globally

Sidney C. Smith, Jr., MD, discusses the results of the FOURIER trial and its implications for populations in Asia in particular.

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Recommendations for the Use of Mechanical Circulatory Support: Ambulatory & Comm
05/30/2017 | Mechanical circulatory support offers a surgical option for advanced heart failure patients when optimal medical therapy is not adequat
JAHA Featured Articles - March 2017
03/31/2017 | Two new featured articles and an editorial for March 2017 from JAHA.
 

Scientific Sessions 2017

Scientific Sessions: Nov. 11-15
Exhibits: Nov. 12-14
ReSuscitation Science Symposium: Nov. 11-12
Cardiovascular Nursing Clinical Symposium: Nov. 14-15

Anaheim, California
 

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Related Councils

Council on Cardiovascular Surgery and Anesthesia (CVSA)

Jennifer Lawton, MD FAHA

Council members are American Heart Association (AHA) volunteers. CVSA includes surgeons, anesthesiologists and scientists interested in cardiac, vascular and thoracic interventions. The council is involved in a full range of American Heart Association activities, including basic science and clinical trials. Specific goals of the council are to improve application of established surgical procedures and anesthetic techniques, increase awareness of new issues in the field of cardiovascular surgery and anesthesia, and disseminate new knowledge to increase the number of patients who may benefit from safer and more effective surgical treatment.

Jennifer Lawton, MD, FAHA
Chair, Council on Cardiovascular Surgery and Anesthesia

Scientific Sessions       Circulation      CVSA Council Awards

Council on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research (QCOR)

Tracy Wang, MD, MHS, MSc, FAHA

The Council on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research (QCOR) 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.

Tracy Wang, MD, MHS, MSc, FAHA
Chair, Council on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research

QCOR Scientific Sessions       Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes       QCOR Council Awards