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HYPERTENSION | Editor's Picks | August 2019
07/10/2019 | Hypertension Editor's Picks for August 2019
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Heart Failure
06/06/2019 | This statement summarizes current pharmacologic and lifestyle management options for patients with both type 2 diabetes mellitus and heart failure.
Home-Based Cardiac Rehabilitation
05/13/2019 | Although the benefits of cardiac rehabilitation (CR) on secondary prevention of cardiovascular events are well established, more than 80% of eligible US patients do not participate in center-based cardiac rehabilitation.
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.