Science News

Resistant Hypertension: Detection, Evaluation, and Management
09/13/2018 | Resistant hypertension (RH) is defined as a blood pressure (BP) of a hypertensive patient that remains elevated above goal in spite of the concurrent use of three antihypertensive agents of different classes.
ESC Congress 2018 Science News
08/26/2018 | AHA's Science News: Coverage of the European Society of Cardiology Congress 2018 in Munich, Germany. Aug. 25-29, 2018.
Fourth Universal Definition of Myocardial Infarction (2018)
08/25/2018 | This follow up to the Third Definition of Myocardial Infarction (2012) includes new concepts in differentiating myocardial infarction from myocardial injury, electrical remodeling and arrhythmias, and the use of imaging as a diagnostic tool.
CIRCULATION Editor's Picks July 2018
07/19/2018 | CIRCULATON Editor's Picks for June/July 2018
Resuscitation Education Science: Educational Strategies to Improve Outcomes From
06/21/2018 | Despite millions being trained each year in CPR, major gaps exist in the delivery of optimal clinical care for individuals with cardiac arrest (e.g., poor-quality CPR or no CPR in the out-of-hospital setting).
Public Comment Period for Key Data Elements and Definitions for TTE
06/05/2018 | Accepted June 5-July 5, 2018 -- The ACC/AHA Task Force on Clinical Data Standards would like to invite you to participate in the review of the draft version of the 2018 ACC/AHA/ASE Key Data Elements and Definitions for Transthoracic Echocardiography. This document aims to provide a standardized set of data elements and definition specific to Transthoracic Echocardiography.
New JAHA Featured Articles - May 1, 2018
05/04/2018 | New featured articles from JAHA for May 1, 2018.
ILCOR COSCA (Core Outcome Set for Cardiac Arrest) in Adults and ILCOR Knowledge
04/26/2018 | The Core Outcome Set for Cardiac Arrest (COSCA) initiative, a partnership between patients, their partners, clinicians, research scientists, and the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation, sought to develop a consensus core outcome set for cardiac arrest for effectiveness trials.