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2019 Guideline on the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease
03/17/2019 | The purpose of this guideline is to review and consolidate existing recommendations into a single guidance document focused on the primary prevention of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD).
New and Emerging Tobacco Products and the Nicotine Endgame: The Role of Robust
03/13/2019 | Despite declining cigarette smoking rates, the advent of newer tobacco products has added to the public health issues related to smoking.
Water Pipe (Hookah) Smoking and Cardiovascular Disease Risk
03/08/2019 | Tobacco smoking using a water pipe or hookah is more common among youth and young adults than adults; it's increasingly globally abetted by flavored tobacco marketing, social media promotion, and misperceptions regarding its addictive potential and health effects
Measurement of Blood Pressure in Humans
03/04/2019 | Accurate blood pressure (BP) measurement is essential for the diagnosis and management of hypertension.
JAHA Live Tweet EPI | Lifestyle 2019
03/01/2019 | JAHA Live Tweet for EPI | Lifestyle 2019.
CIRCULATION Makes 2018 Altmetrics Top Articles
12/21/2018 | Announcement CIRCULATION makes 2018 Altmetrics Top 100 Articles: "Reversing the Cardiac Effects of Sedentary Aging in Middle Age?A Impact of Healthy Lifestyle Factors on Life Expectancies in the US Population" and "Randomized Controlled Trial: Implications For Heart Failure Prevention"
CIRCULATION RESEARCH: Featured Articles December 2018
12/18/2018 | CIRCULATION RESEARCH Featured articles for December 2018
Optimal Exercise Programs for Patients With Peripheral Artery Disease
12/13/2018 | The Optimal Exercise Programs for Patients with Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) scientific statement serves as a comprehensive clinical resource regarding the evidence supporting exercise for patients with PAD and lower extremity symptoms.
Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans, 2nd edition
11/12/2018 | The American Heart Association is adopting the 2018 physical activity guidelines published by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) which were announced on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, at the American Heart Association?s flagship meeting Scientific Sessions.
Use of Risk Assessment Tools to Guide Decision-Making in Primary Prev of ASCVD
11/10/2018 | This AHA/ACC special report serves as a companion to the 2018 Cholesterol Clinical Practice Guidelines and 2017 Hypertension Clinical Practice Guidelines.
2018 Cholesterol Management Guideline
11/10/2018 | The 2018 guideline addresses the practical management of patients with high blood cholesterol and related disorders.