Tag: American Heart Association

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New heart disease prevention guidelines focus on lifestyle changes and chronic...

The American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association (ACC/AHA) recently published new primary prevention of heart disease guidelines. The guidelines focus on traditional recommendations for...

AHA provides US$14 million for research into arrhythmias and sudden cardiac...

The American Heart Association has awarded research grants of more than US$14 million to four scientific teams to create a new research network focused...

More than US$28 million awarded for new atrial fibrillation research centres...

The American Heart Association has announced research grants totalling more than US$28 million to the scientific teams that will create a new research network...

Men develop atrial fibrillation earlier than women; extra weight a factor

A study published in the American Heart Association’s journal Circulation has found that men develop atrial fibrillation (AF) about a decade earlier than women on...

American Heart Association launches Center of Excellence hospital accreditation

From the start of this year, American Heart Association (AHA) is offering advanced accreditation for hospitals that meet the high standards needed for treating...