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Scientific Sessions Information & Science News

Transitions of Care in Heart Failure       Transitions of care interventions and programs are designed to create a smooth, safe and efficient move from hospital to the next care setting. The complexities and barriers of heart failure ... more...
Basic Concepts and Potential Applications of Genetics and Genomics for Cardiovascular and Stroke Clinicians: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association   This statement acts as a resource on genetics and genomics for practitioners involved in the care of cardiovascular and stroke patients. ... more...
Posted by Alice Wolke on Science News from the American Heart Association Jan 5, 2015 3:30 PM CST
  Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics—2015 Update       The 2015 Update of Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics includes: a new chapter on cardiac arrest, new data on the monitoring and benefits of cardiovascular health in ... more...
A doctor who presented research on the importance of CPR during the American Heart Association’s resuscitation conference in Chicago proved her point hours later, saving a man who collapsed in a hotel lobby. Monique Anderson, M.D., was talking with another doctor about the importance of fast response to cardiac emergencies while leaving a ... more...
Posted by Summer H. on AHA Scientific Sessions Nov 20, 2014 9:00 AM CST
LBCT.04: Ischemic Heart Disease: Drugs, Devices and Systems of Care   Overview of LBCT.04: Elliott Antman, MD; Mariell Jessup, MD; Clyde Yancy, MD; Robert Bonow, MD   Long-term Outcome of Biodegradable Compared to Durable Polymer Drug-eluting Stents and Bare Metal Stents - Main Results of a ... more...
Posted by Summer H. on AHA Scientific Sessions Nov 19, 2014 12:26 PM CST
LBCT.03: Treatment of Structural Heart Disease   Overview of LBCT.03: Elliott Antman, MD; Robert Bonow, MD; Clyde Yancy, MD   Randomized Trial of Atenolol Versus Losartan in Children and Young Adults With Marfan Syndrome Presentation Slides (PDF) | Summary Slide (PDF) | Abstract ... more...
Posted by Summer H. on AHA Scientific Sessions Nov 18, 2014 11:51 AM CST
Science and Technology Hall was again a flurry of activity during Scientific Sessions 2014 in Chicago. Speaking of flurries, the snow continued to dance in the air and the thermometer read 18 degrees for most of the day. Inside, we were all staying warm, learning CPR to the beat of "Stayin' Alive" and showing our support of Go Red for ... more...
Posted by Summer H. on AHA Scientific Sessions Nov 17, 2014 5:50 PM CST
LBCT.02: Anti-Lipid Therapy and Prevention of CAD   Overview of LBCT.02: Elliott Antman, MD; Neil Stone, MD; Clyde Yancy, MD     IMPROVE-IT Trial: A Comparison of Ezetimibe/Simvastatin versus Simvastatin Monotherapy on Cardiovascular Outcomes After Acute Coronary Syndromes ... more...
Posted by Summer H. on AHA Scientific Sessions Nov 17, 2014 11:23 AM CST
There was snow and frozen yogurt and a packed room for opening remarks. There were chair massages and cashmere scarves and even a couple of stock cars in Exhibition Hall.  Scientific Sessions 2014 is officially underway in Chicago!  The new Life Is Why slogan welcomes attendees to Sessions. Attendees stroll around ... more...
Posted by Summer H. on AHA Scientific Sessions Nov 16, 2014 5:15 PM CST
LBCT.01: Risk and Benefit of Dual Antiplatelet Therapy Overview of LBCT.01: Elliott Antman, President, American Heart Association   Risk and Benefit of Prolonged Dual Antiplatelet Therapy After Drug-eluting Coronary Stents: Primary Endpoint Results from the Dual Antiplatelet Therapy Study ... more...
Posted by Summer H. on AHA Scientific Sessions Nov 16, 2014 4:41 PM CST
Early PCI Is Associated with Short- and Long-Term Outcome After Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest  Presentation Slides Guillaume Geri -- Cochin Hospital, Paris, France more...
Posted by Summer H. on AHA Scientific Sessions Nov 16, 2014 11:16 AM CST
Statewide Implementation of a Standardized Prearrival Telephone CPR Program Is Associated with Increased Bystander CPR and Survival from Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest  Presentation Slides Bentley Bobrow -- Arizona Department of Health Services,Phoenix, AZ more...
Posted by Summer H. on AHA Scientific Sessions Nov 16, 2014 11:08 AM CST