Welcome to the American Heart Association’s Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC) Digital Digest — your resource for leading scientific content focused on hot topics in resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care. The ECC Digital Digest is a hub for podcasts, videos, blogs, and additional resources featuring industry experts sharing insights and updates on the latest scientific research and breakthroughs. Visit our channels to hear the latest from our network of leading industry professionals.
ILCOR and the AHA Guidelines Process
Learn more about the separate processes of development for both continuous evidence evaluation and the AHA Guidelines.
Care Considerations for the Pediatric Post Cardiac Arrest Patient
Pediatric post–cardiac arrest care focuses on anticipating, identifying, and treatment to improve survival and neurological outcomes. Read the statement from the AHA and learn more about key clinical problems in children after cardiac arrest and apply evidence-based guidelines for treatment.
Updates to AHA Guidelines for CPR & ECC
In 2017, ILCOR and AHA began moving to a continuous evidence evaluation process and annual Guidelines update. These annual updates allow the rigor of a comprehensive review and expert consensus in as close to real-time as possible.
AHA Journals: Circulation
Circulation publishes original research manuscripts, review articles, and other content related to cardiovascular health and disease, including observational studies, clinical trials, epidemiology, health services and outcomes studies, and advances in basic and translational research.