A key component and outcome in research is the concept and development of models. This document briefly explains some common modeling terms and useful scientific models.
This study examines the years of potential life lost because of ischemic heart disease and cerebrovascular disease among the 6 largest Asian‐American subgroups in the U.S., compared with non‐Hispanic whites.
This 2-page fact sheet includes the top 10 highlights and an infographic on the 2019 Cardiovascular Disease Primary Prevention Guideline.
This study estimates the disability-adjusted life years (DALY) after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest, and compares those DALY to other leading causes of death and disability in the US.
This slide set is adapted from the 2019 ACC/AHA Guideline on the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease: Executive Summary, which consolidates recommendations for the primary prevention of atherosclerotic CVD. The guideline covers aspirin use, tobacco use, nutrition and diet, exercise and physical activity, assessment of social determinants of health, team-based care, shared decision-making, and other
This guideline consolidates recommendations for the primary prevention of atherosclerotic CVD into a comprehensive document. It includes recommendations related to aspirin use, tobacco use, nutrition and diet, exercise and physical activity, assessment of social determinants of health, team-based care, shared decision-making, and other factors that affect CVD risk.
This infographic highlights a sampling of U.S. data from the AHA’s 2019 heart disease and stroke statistics report.
This annual update compiles the latest available national statistics on heart disease and stroke morbidity, mortality and risks; quality of care; medical procedures and operations; and costs associated with disease management. This year’s edition includes data on the monitoring and benefits of cardiovascular health in the population, metrics to assess and monitor healthy diets, a
This Call to Action describes trends in cardiovascular care, identifies gaps in areas of cardiovascular disease prevention and treatment, highlights challenges with medical product innovation, and outlines efforts to help develop road maps for transforming cardiovascular care.
This 5-page fact sheet includes key statistics about heart disease, stroke, other cardiovascular diseases, and their risk factors, plus other commonly cited statistics about the American Heart Association’s research program.