Science News

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.
2018 International Consensus on CPR & ECC with Treatment Recommendations Summary
11/05/2018 | The 2018 International Consensus on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care with Treatment Recommendations Summary addresses the use of antiarrhythmic drugs immediately following return of spontaneous circulation (ROSC) after cardiac arrest in adults and children.
2018 AHA Focused Update on Adult and Pediatric Advanced Life Support
11/05/2018 | The 2018 update covers the role of antiarrhythmic drugs for the management of cardiac arrest in adults and pediatric populations.
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