Results for 'stroke association'
  • Results 91 - 100 of about 6190.
  • 91. Refining Stroke Treatment - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... The program, Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke, established by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association in 2003, helps ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2016/Refinin -Stroke-Treatment/

  • 92. A Difference in Chemistry - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Let's Talk About Stroke is a series of downloadable patient information sheets, created by the American Stroke Association, that presents ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2016/A-Diffe ence-in-Chemistry/

  • 93. Research... detect and treat cardiovascular disease and stroke.,NoHttpHeaders=null ... home page for the American Heart Association.,UserDateFormat=null ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/ResearchPrograms/UCM_3 6889_Research.jsp

  • 94. Unexpected Consequences - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Let's Talk About Stroke is a series of downloadable patient information sheets, created by the American Stroke Association, that presents ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2017/Unexpec ed-Consequences/

  • 95. Making an Impact in Illinois - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Originally sponsored by the American Heart Association /American Stroke Association, SSEEO is now an independent, 501(C) 3 nonprofit ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2016/Making- n-Impact-in-Illinois/

  • 96. Quitting cholesterol drugs may raise risk of another stroke ...... Let's Talk About Stroke is a series of downloadable patient information sheets, created by the American Stroke Association, that presents ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2018/Quittin -cholesterol-drugs-may-raise-risk-of-another-stroke/

  • 97. The American Heart Association and The Children's Heart ...... American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and The ... heart disease and stroke with others ... In addition, both organizations will continue ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/CongenitalHeartDefects/C ngenitalHeartDefectsToolsResources/The-American-Heart-Association-and-The-Childrens-Heart-Foundation_UCM_469156_Article.jsp -The-Childrens-Heart-Foundation_UCM_469156_Article.jsp

  • 98. Small Strokes Offer Big Info - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Small Strokes Offer Big Info. ... will be at the highest risk of another stroke or when ... research published in the American Heart Association journal Stroke ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2015/Small-S rokes-Offer-Big-Info/

  • 99. New Guidelines to Reduce Stroke Risk in Women — Go Red ...... related factors,” said Cheryl Bushnell, MD, MHS, author of the new scientific statement published in the American Heart Association journal Stroke. ...

    www.goredforwomen.org/about-heart-disease/heart_disease_re earch-subcategory/new-guidelines-reduce-stroke-risk-women/

  • 100. Distinguished Scientists... null,xSubCategory=,dpEvent=null,xComments=The American Heart Association/ American Stroke Association's Distinguished Scientists are a ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/MembershipCouncils/Dis inguishedScientists/UCM_318666_Distinguished-Scientists.jsp



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We’re making your community healthier by advocating for key issues such as:

  • Smoke-free public places
  • More walkable and bikeable streets, roads and parks
  • Better nutrition and high-quality physical education in our schools
  • Adequate, affordable and available health care for all

We’re making your community healthier by advocating for key issues such as:

  • Smoke-free public places
  • More walkable and bikeable streets, roads and parks
  • Better nutrition and high-quality physical education in our schools
  • Adequate, affordable and available health care for all

We’re improving the quality of care for heart and stroke patients by:

  • Training millions of Americans in CPR, advanced life support, AED (defibrillator) use and first aid; promoting AED placement in businesses and public places
  • Improving emergency care for heart attack victims through our Mission: Lifeline community-based initiative
  • Helping hospitals treat cardiac and stroke patients according to proven guidelines using our Get With The Guidelines® program
  • Strengthening stroke systems of care, teaching the public to respond to warning signs, and providing resources for stroke survivors and caregivers

We’re reaching at-risk populations through cause initiatives and online tools:

Nationwide, we invest over $132 million a year ($3.2 billion since 1949) in heart and stroke research that has led to recent breakthroughs such as clot-busting drugs and drug-eluting stents. Healthcare providers learn about medical advances and new treatment guidelines though our journals, conferences and online courses.

American Heart Association
2016-2017 Expenditures

Pie chart showing breakdown of expenses
  • Research 20.7%
  • Public Health Education 35%
  • Professional Education and Training 18%
  • Community Services 8.3%
  • Management and General 6.6%
  • Fund Raising 11.4%