ACC/AHA

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ACC/AHAAmerican College of Cardiology/American Heart Association
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The 2013 American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association guidelines for the treatment of dyslipidemia: mind the gaps!
ACC/AHA 2002 guideline update for the management of patients with unstabil angina and non-STsegment elevation myocardial infarction: summary article: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Committee on the Management of Patients With Unstabil Angina).
Currently, American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association guidelines recommend waiting six weeks after the implantation of a bare-metal stent and 12 months or more after implantation of a drug-eluting stent (DES) before undergoing elective, noncardiac surgery.
The most recent guidelines for evaluating and managing HF expanded on the New York Heart Association Functional Classification (NYHA-FC) system (American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association, 2001).
A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force Assessment of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Procedures (a subcommittee to develop guidelines for the early management of patients with myocardial infarction).
AHA/ACC focused update of the 2014 AHA/ACC guideline for the management of patients with valvular heart disease: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines.
9, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Implementation of the 2017 American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association (ACC/AHA) blood pressure guideline would direct initiation and intensification of antihypertensive medication treatment to adults at high risk for cardiovascular disease (CVD) events, according to a study published in the Sept.
A study examining changes in 11 American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association guidelines found that, out of 619 recommendations, 90% were unchanged in the updated version if supported by multiple randomized trials, and 74% were unchanged if supported by expert opinion.
BALTIMORE -- If all Americans eligible for statins under new American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association guidelines actually took them, thousands of deaths per year from cardiovascular disease might be prevented but at a cost of increased incidence of diabetes and myopathy.
(5.) Fuster V, Ryden LE, Cannom DS, Crijns HJ, Curtis AB, Ellenbogen KA, et al.; American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines; European Society of Cardiology Committee for Practice Guidelines; European Heart Rhythm Association; Heart Rhythm Society.
Current American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association guidelines say that surgery is acceptable for mitral-regurgitation patients with no symptoms or changes in the left ventricle if the chances of surgical success are at least 90 percent.
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