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Fetal cardiac medicine has evolved considerably over the past two decades. As technology and expertise advanced, the multidisciplinary specialty of fetal cardiology has emerged. The goal is now to understand the fetus as a patient. Read the full article in Circulation [published... more...
Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology   Editor's Pick for May Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase Phosphatase-1 Promotes Neovascularization and Angiogenic Gene Expression Abstract | Free Full Text | PDF | Data Supplement     Call for Papers National Cholesterol... more...
Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Apr 22, 2014 11:28 AM CDT
  Share this email:   New Issue! Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology     Editors' Picks Public Health Burden of Sudden Cardiac Death in the United States Abstract | Full Text | PDF... more...
Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Apr 18, 2014 1:34 PM CDT
Share this email:           New Issue! Circulation: Cardiovascular Interventions     Editors’ Picks Intracoronary Stem Cell Infusion After Acute Myocardial Infarction: A Meta-Analysis and Update on Clinical Trials Abstract | Full Text | PDF ... more...
Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Apr 17, 2014 1:34 PM CDT
Share this email:           New Issue!   Circulation: Cardiovascular Genetics     Editors’ Picks   Prediction of Fetal Hemoglobin in Sickle Cell Anemia Using an Ensemble of Genetic Risk Prediction Models Abstract | Full Text | PDF | Data... more...
Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Apr 17, 2014 9:12 AM CDT
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Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Apr 15, 2014 1:42 PM CDT
If you're already a member of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, we'd like to take a moment to thank you for your membership. If you're considering membership, but aren't quite sure about the benefits, let us highlight a few for you. more...
Posted by Summer PONeditor on AHA Membership Apr 14, 2014 3:28 PM CDT
Circulation Research : We're excited to introduce a new series of articles of tips & advice for young (and not-so-young) researchers, "Letters to a Young Investigator": http://ow.ly/uXe3S First up, Maria Kontaridis with advice on how to get a K Award: "It Is Not Just About the Science" http://ow.ly/uXc92 Next,... more...
Posted by Stacy AHA Science on The Early Career Voice Apr 2, 2014 11:12 AM CDT
2014 AHA/ACC/HRS Guideline for the Management of Patients With Atrial Fibrillation Updates to the 2011 Focused updates to the 2006 Guidelines and the 2011 focused update including dabigitran. Intended to assist the clinician in the care of patients with atrial fibrillation.... more...
ACC/AHA/SCAI 2014 Health Policy Statement on Structured Reporting for the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory Structured reporting has a critical importance in invasive procedures. General principles of structured reporting include the use of data, the bi-directional... more...
Palliative and End-of-Life Care in Stroke Palliative care for stroke patients means patient- and family-centric care optimizing quality of life to anticipate, prevent, and treat suffering. Palliative care needs are critical to patients and families with serious or... more...
ACC/AHA Statement on Cost/Value Methodology in Clinical Practice Guidelines and Performance Measures Given accelerating health care costs and the desire to achieve the best value, the time has come to include cost-effectiveness/value assessments and recommendations in practice... more...
Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology       Editors' Pick for April Deficiency of ATP-Binding Cassette Transporter B6 in Megakaryocyte Progenitors Accelerates Atherosclerosis in Mice Abstract  |  Free Full Text  |  PDF  |  Data... more...
Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Mar 26, 2014 3:10 PM CDT
Free Editor's Picks for the New Issue! Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes   System Barriers to the Evidence-Based Care of Acute Coronary Syndrome Patients in China: Qualitative Analysis Abstract | Full Text | PDF Hospital Quality Improvement Initiative for Patients With Acute Coronary Syndromes in China: A... more...
Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Mar 26, 2014 10:37 AM CDT
Free Editor's Picks for the New Issue! Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging   Prevalence of Inferobasal Myocardial Crypts Among Patients Referred for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Abstract | Full Text | PDF Decision Making in Asymptomatic Aortic Regurgitation in the Era of... more...
Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Mar 25, 2014 9:33 AM CDT
Free Editor's Picks for the New Issue! Circulation: Heart Failure      Loop Diuretic Efficiency: A Metric of Diuretic Responsiveness With Prognostic Importance in Acute Decompensated Heart Failure Abstract | Full Text | PDF Outcomes of Patients With Peripartum Cardiomyopathy Who... more...
Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Mar 24, 2014 1:17 PM CDT
Oral.11 Physical Activity/Fitness 61 - Associations of Cardiorespiratory and Musculoskeletal Fitness with Body Mass Index and Waist Circumference: Fitness versus Fatness in a Population-based Sample of Chilean 8th Graders Michael D. Garber | Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA Abstract | Presentation Slides more...
Oral.11 Physical Activity/Fitness 59 - Age-Specific Probabilities of Transitioning between Ideal, Intermediate, and Poor Levels of Physical Activity in the United States: The Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL) and the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) Katelyn M. Holliday| NIH/ University... more...
Oral.10 Cardiovascular Health in Low and Middle Income Countries Global Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Shanthi Mendis | World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland Presentation Slides more...
Oral.10 Cardiovascular Health in Low and Middle Income Countries Cardiovascular Health in Developing Countries: Can America Help? Cristina Rabadan-Diehl | NIH/ NHLBI, Bethesda, MD Presentation Slides   more...

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I think there are two great points in Phil’s post: 1) the funding levels at NIH are exceedingly low, and 2) there are nu...
I agree completely. My impression was that one goal of reducing the number of oral presentations was to reduce conco...
Interesting concept. But I think it will only be successful if the poster session is scheduled when there is no concu...
Thanks for the post. The program committee is very excited about these poster changes. We do want to increase intera...
I think these changes will encourage poster presenters to attend their session and am now, for once, looking forwar...