AHA

This channel contains news about the American Heart Association (AHA), including coverage of its annual meeting and guidelines. AHA is a leading resource for cardiology information, both consumer and professional.  

Intensive treatment of gum disease associated with a significant decrease in blood pressure in Chinese study
News | November 25, 2017
November 25, 2017 —  Treatment for gum disease, or periodontitis, significantly lowered blood pressure among Chinese...
The Corvia intra-atrial shunt to treat diastolic heart failure.

The Corvia intra-atrial shunt to treat diastolic heart failure.

Feature | Heart Failure | November 25, 2017
November 25, 2017 – Results presented at the 2017 American Heart Association (AHA) Scientific Sessions and published in...
News | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | November 16, 2017
November 16, 2017 — Bristol-Myers Squibb Company and Pfizer Inc. released real-world data (RWD) of outcomes associated...
SPRINT Trial Data Support New AHA/ACC Hypertension Guidelines
News | Hypertension | November 16, 2017
November 16, 2017 — Findings from a landmark study funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) support a key...
News | Atrial Fibrillation | January 04, 2017
January 4, 2017 — A smartphone application made it possible to use the iPhone camera to detect atrial fibrillation via...
Boston Scientific, HeartLogic Heart Failure Diagnostic Service, MultiSENSE trial data, AHA Scientific Sessions 2016
News | Heart Failure | November 18, 2016
November 18, 2016 — Boston Scientific recently announced results from the first clinical trial evaluating the...