Tag: AHA

COVID-19: American Heart Association issue pandemic CPR guidelines

The American Heart Association (AHA) has compiled interim CPR guidelines to help rescuers treat ...

AHA issues oxygenation and ventilation guidance for healthcare providers

The American Heart Association (AHA), in conjunction with the American Association for Respirato...

AHA commits US$2.5 million for fast-tracked COVID-19 heart and brain research

The American Heart Association (AHA) has committed US$2.5 million to research efforts to better unde...

M Lewis Kinard appointed as executive vice president, general counsel and assistant corporate secretary of the AHA

The American Heart Association (AHA) has named attorney M Lewis Kinard as executive vice preside...

New performance and quality measures for treating heart attack patients

The American College of Cardiology (ACC) and the American Heart Association (AHA) have released upda...

American societies come together to publish appropriate use criteria for valvular heart disease

The American College of Cardiology and several partnering societies—including the American Heart Ass...

TAVI may benefit certain heart valve patients, update society guidelines say

New recommendations have been published by the American Heart Association and the American College o...

Latest statistics show heart failure on the rise

The number of adults living with heart failure increased from about 5.7 million (2009-2012) to a...

New AHA/ACC guidance released for TAVI

A new expert consensus decision pathway will assist clinicians and hospitals in assessing patients’ ...

Perform PCI prior to TAVI in patients with both coronary artery disease and aortic stenosis

Stephen Ramee (Ochsner Medical Center, New Orleans, USA) and others outline in a paper in JACC: ...

New ACC/AHA report outlines 10 measures for the prevention of sudden cardiac death

A new report from the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association presents 10 ...