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Statin Safety and Associated Adverse Events
12/10/2018 | Statins have a major impact in reducing the incidence of cardiovascular diseases (CVD), including stroke and over 30 years of clinical investigation show that statins exhibit few serious adverse effects.
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.
Science News (Scientific Sessions) 2018
11/10/2018 | Science News coverage of selected presentations and interviews from AHA's Scientific Sessions 2018. Nov. 10-12, 2018 in Chicago, Ill.
HYPERTENSION | High Impact Papers | Fall 2018
10/04/2018 | Hypertension High Impact Papers for Fall 2018
Genetic Basis for Congenital Heart Disease: Revisited
09/27/2018 | New genomic techniques have become widely available, dramatically changing our understanding of the causes of congenital heart disease (CHD) since the initial Scientific Statement on the genetic basis of CHD in 2007.