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COVID-19 Professional Resources
The AHA is working to ensure optimal care for patients with cardiovascular disease who contract coronavirus (COVID-19). Patients with underlying cardiovascular diseases appear to have an increased risk for adverse outcomes with COVID-19. Here are some helpful resources for health systems, clinics, care providers, patients and the public.
2020 AHA/ACC Key Data Elements and Definitions for Coronary Revascularization
03/23/2020 | Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the US; coronary artery disease is the most common type of heart disease.
Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes Just Published on COVID-19
03/19/2020 | Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes Impact of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Outbreak on ST-Segment?Elevation Myocardial Infarction Care in Hong Kong, China
HFSA/ACC/AHA statement addresses concerns re: using RAAS antagonists in COVID-19
03/16/2020 | Patients with underlying cardiovascular diseases appear to have an increased risk for adverse outcomes with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
Public Comment: 2020 ACC/AHA Performance Measures for Adult with Heart Failure
02/07/2020 | We would like to invite you to participate in the review of the draft version of the 2020 ACC/AHA Clinical Performance and Quality Measures for Adults with Heart Failure.
Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics - 2020 Update
01/29/2020 | The age-adjusted death rate attributable to cardiovascular disease (CVD), based on 2017 data, is 219.4 per 100,000.
The AHA 2030 Impact Goal
01/29/2020 | Since the late 1990s, the AHA has committed to a singular impact goal to advance the AHA?s mission for the decade ahead.
HYPERTENSION | High Impact Papers | Winter 2019
01/24/2020 | Hypertension High Impact Papers for Winter Collection 2019
CIRCULATION: CARDIOVASCULAR QUALITY & OUTCOMES 2019 Altmetrics
01/10/2020 | CIRCULATION: CARDIOVASCULAR QUALITY AND OUTCOMES 2019 Altmetrics Top Articles
Older Adults in the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit: Factoring Geriatric Syndromes i
12/09/2019 | Highlights from the article, "Older Adults in the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit: Factoring Geriatric Syndromes in the Management, Prognosis, and Process of Care"
ReSS 2019 Science News
11/16/2019 | Selected presentation slides and interviews from Resuscitation Science Symposium (ReSS) 2019 in Chicago, Illinois.