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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.
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.
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.