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Cardio-Oncology Rehab to Manage CV Outcomes in Cancer Patients and Survivors
04/08/2019 | This statement introduces the concept of cardio-oncology rehabilitation, which is important for the more than 16.7 million cancer survivors in the US ? all at increased risk of morbidity and mortality from non-cancer causes, predominately cardiovascular disease (CVD).
Public Comment: 2019 Clinical Performance & Quality Measures for Adults with HBP
03/18/2019 | 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 2019 ACC/AHA Clinical Performance and Quality Measures for Adults with High Blood Pressure.
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).
Science News (EPI Lifestyle) 2019
03/05/2019 | AHA Science News: Exclusive interviews, study results and more from Epidemiology and Prevention/Lifestyle 2019 Scientific Sessions in Houston, Texas
Measurement of Blood Pressure in Humans
03/04/2019 | Accurate blood pressure (BP) measurement is essential for the diagnosis and management of hypertension.
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.
Video Series: 2018 Cholesterol Guideline
11/10/2018 | This cholesterol video series is a companion resource for the 2018 Cholesterol Management Guideline.
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.