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Circulation: Cardiovascular Interventions | Call for Papers
07/19/2019 | Circulation: Cardiovascular Interventions Call for Papers Stable Ischemic Heart Disease Themed Issue
HYPERTENSION | Live Tweet Chat | July 22, 2019
07/17/2019 | Hypertension HYPERTENSION Live Author Twitter Chat Trajectories of Childhood Blood Pressure and Adult Left Ventric...
CIRCULATION Editor's Picks | June/July 2019
07/17/2019 | CIRCULATON Editor's Picks for June/July 2019

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Science News for Vascular Discovery 2019
05/14/2019 | Exclusive video interviews, results, and insights into selected science and presentations from Vascular Discovery 2019 Scientific Session...
QCOR 2019 Science News
04/05/2019 | Science News from Quality of Care and Outcomes Research (QCOR) 2019 Scientific Sessions | April 5-6, 2019 | Arlington, VA
Science News from ACC 2019
03/16/2019 | AHA's coverage of selected important scientific trials from ACC.19 in New Orleans, LA | March 16-19, 2019
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 Hou...
ISC 2019 Science News
02/05/2019 | AHA's Science News for ISC 2019 in Honolulu, Hawaii, Feb. 6-8, 2019. In-depth interviews and a deep-dive look into studies presented at t...

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Living in the Era of the Fontan: Failure Should Simply Not be an Option
07/01/2019 | Authors: Jordan D. Awerbach, MD, MPH & Richard A. Krasuski, MD | Pediatric and adult congenital cardiology have under...
Commentary: Diabetes and Heart Failure, the Double-Edged Sword: Strategies to Co
06/06/2019 | Author: Prakash Deedwania, MD, FAHA | Diabetes mellitus (DM) and Heart Failure (HF) are major public health problems ...
AHA Statement on HIV and Cardiovascular Disease: Clinical Strategies and Future
06/03/2019 | Author: Virginia A. Triant, MD, MPH | Widespread use of antiretroviral therapy (ART) coupled with strategies to expan...
Evolving Classification and Diagnostic Schemes in Childhood Cardiomyopathies
05/28/2019 | Author: Susan W. Denfield, MD | Since the original phenotypic classification of cardiomyopathies by the World Health ...
Clinical Cardiovascular Genetics Programs: A Call to Action and a Roadmap
05/23/2019 | Author: Svati H. Shah, MD, MS, MHS, FAHA | I often ask my clinical colleagues, ?How often do you diagnose a patient w...

Science News Videos

Intersections between the Vascular System and Cancer

Kathleen Martin, PhD interviews Rosandra Kaplan, MD about her research on intersections between the vascular system and cancer, which she presented during Vascular Discovery 2019.

Watch the full Vascular Discovery 2019 Scientific Sessions video playlist

Leveraging Behavioral Economics for Better Cardiovascular Outcomes

QCOR 2019 Vice-Chair Michael Ho, MD interviews Mitesh Patel, MD, MBA, MS about his research on using principles of behavioral economics to achieve better outcomes for patients recovering from a cardiac event.

Watch the full QCOR 2019 Scientific Sessions video playlist

AUGUSTUS Trial

Renato Lopes, MD, MHS, PhD, summarizes the results of the AUGUSTUS trial, which compared treatment outcomes for patients with AF and ACS and/or PCI, and also taking a P2Y12 inhibitor. See the study:  AUGUSTUS Clinical Trial Details

Watch the full Science News from ACC.19 video playlist