Links & Resources

American College of CardiologyPractice guidelines, news and information about ongoing educational programs.
 
American Society of HypertensionScientific publication news and bulletins from the Society’s annual meetings.
 
American Society of EchocardiographySource for membership information, conference details, and the laboratory database project. Includes a collection of images in echocardiography.
 
American Society of Nuclear Cardiology Examine membership details, accreditation resources, a newsletter, and an events calendar. Also find a teaching file and image of the month.
 
Association of Black Cardiologists Group dedicated to the prevention and reduction of cardiovascular disease provides seminar details, membership info, and a newsletter.
 
American Heart Association Information on heart disease and stroke.
Heart Rhythm SocietyGroup represents all specialties of cardiac pacing and elctrophysiology. Find a newsletter, membership details, and conference detail.
 
Heart Failure OnlineThis bilingual web site is dedicated to patients with heart failure
mypillbox.orgThis site is your resource to help manage daily pill intake
lipidhealth.orgMedical nutritional information regarding diet and cholesterol management
abouthf.comPatient education and testimonials provided for you by the Heart Failure Society of America
eatright.orgYour link to nutrition and health
nutrition.govThis site provides food facts, food safety and information of lifecycle issues for you overall well-being
www.nhlbi.nih.govA comprehensive site from the National Institutes of Health for patients with heart disease. It covers all aspects of heart disease with special emphasis on high blood pressure, cholesterol and obesity.
www.clinicaltrials.govInformation about clinical research trials and how to participate. You may wish to check with the Cardiac Center for ongoing research projects.
www.unos.orgThe site from United Network for Organ Sharing provides information for heart transplant patients and those on the transplant waiting list.
 
www.niddk.nih.govNational Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases gives the latest on all the health issues diabetics face including weight control.
www.vdf.orgThe Vascular Disease Foundation relates the latest information on peripheral arterial disease.
www.medlineplus.govA source from the National Library of Medicine with health tips, articles and medication information. 
www.merckengage.com  – A free online resource which include healthy recipes. ideas for getting fit, and practical tools for better health