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COVID-19 Professional Resources
The AHA is working to ensure optimal care for patients with cardiovascular disease who contract coronavirus (COVID-19...
STROKE | STROKE Altmetrics Articles 2019
04/02/2020 | Stroke Trending Topics for March 2020
HYPERTENSION | Trending Topics | March 2020
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Science News from ACC 2020
03/28/2020 | AHA's coverage of selected important scientific trials from ACC.20, a virtual conference held March 28-30, 2020.
Epi Lifestyle 2020 Science News
03/03/2020 | AHA Science News: Exclusive interviews, study results and more from Epidemiology and Prevention/Lifestyle 2020 Scientific Sessions in Pho...
ISC 2020 Science News
02/18/2020 | AHA's Science News for ISC 2020 in Los Angeles, CA, Feb. 19-21, 2020. See in-depth interviews and a deep-dive look into important late-br...
Science News 2019 Scientific Sessions
11/16/2019 | Science News coverage of selected presentations and interviews from AHA's Scientific Sessions 2019. Nov. 16-18, 2019 in Philadelphia, PA.
ReSS 2019 Science News
11/16/2019 | Selected presentation slides and interviews from Resuscitation Science Symposium (ReSS) 2019 in Chicago, Illinois.

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Risk Factor Modification Reduces Atrial Fibrillation
03/09/2020 | Author: Thomas M. Das, MD, Rachit M. Vakil, MD, and Roger S. Blumenthal, MD | Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most co...
Exercise Health Benefits and Risks-In Search of the Perfect Balance
02/26/2020 | Author: Peter Kokkinos, PhD and Jonathan Myers, PhD | Nearly seven decades since the landmark study of Morris et al t...
Diagnosing and Managing Fulminant Myocarditis
01/06/2020 | Author: W. H. Wilson Tang, MD | Fulminant myocarditis (FM) remains one of the biggest challenges in critical care car...
When Dietary Cholesterol Is Most Hazardous to Cardiovascular Health
12/12/2019 | Author: Michael Miller, MD, FAHA | The role of dietary cholesterol in promoting cardiovascular disease (CVD) has bee...
Older Adults in the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit
12/09/2019 | Author: Lauren Ferrante, MD, MHS | The population is aging, and an increasing number of older adults are living with ...

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VICTORIA | Paul W Armstrong, MD

Investigator Paul W. Armstrong, MD summarizes the results of the VICTORIA trial which he presented virtually during ACC 2020. VICTORIA examines the use of vericiguat in patients with HFrEF.
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EPI | Lifestyle 2020 Highlights

Program Co-Chairs Liz Selvin, PhD, MPH, FAHA and Kristie Lancaster, PhD, RD, FAHA review the highlights of the science presented this year during EPI | Lifestyle 2020 in Phoenix.

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ISC 2020 What We Learned

Miguel Perez-Pinzon, PhD, Louise McCullough, MD, PhD, and Tudor Jovin, MD review the big science stories of ISC 2020 in Los Angeles.

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