Accessible Search Form           Advanced Search

Skip left side navigation and go to content

Health Professionals

Heart and Vascular Resources

Here you will find resources on heart and vascular conditions. These resources will help keep you informed on the best practices to treat and manage your patients’ care. Included are materials that can be shared with your patients and their families as a valuable tool to help answer some of their questions on heart and vascular conditions.

You can also find the publications on our publications catalog site.

Cholesterol
Community Education Outreach
High Blood Pressure

Obesity
Other Heart & Vascular Diseases
Peripheral Arterial Disease

Cholesterol

Websites

Publications/Fact Sheets

No image available for ACC/AHA/NHLBI Clinical Advisory on the Use and Safety of Statins publication ACC/AHA/NHLBI Clinical Advisory on the Use and Safety of Statins Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
ATP3 Final Report image Final Report Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
ATP3 Physician's Executive Summary image Physician’s Executive Summary Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
ATP3 Physician's Quick Desk Reference image Physician’s Quick Desk Reference Description PDF Web Version Order Printed Copies
ATP3 Update 2004: Implications of Recent Clinical Trials publication image Update 2004: Implications of Recent Clinical Trials Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
Back to the Top

Community Education Outreach

Websites

Publications/Fact Sheets

African Americans

Cardiovascular Health: Small Group Discussions in Baltimore City Public Housing publication image Cardiovascular Health: Small Group Discussions in Baltimore City Public Housing - Consumer Assessment for Community-Based Outreach and Education Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Mobilizing African American Communities to Address Disparities in Cardiovascular Health publication image Mobilizing African American Communities to Address Disparities in Cardiovascular Health: The Baltimore City CV Health Partnership Strategy Development Workshop Summary Report Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
The NHLBI Stroke Belt Initiative publication image The NHLBI Stroke Belt Initiative Description PDF Web Version Printed Copies Not Available
Public Health in Public Housing: Improving Health, Changing Lives publication image Public Health in Public Housing: Improving Health, Changing Lives Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Working With Religious Congregations: A Guide for Health Professionals image Working With Religious Congregations: A Guide for Health Professionals Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available

African Americans - With Every Heartbeat is Life

Community Health Worker Manual for African Americans publication image A Community Health Worker’s Manual for African Americans Description PDF Web Version Printed Copies Not Available
Picture Cards image for Community Health Worker Manual for African Americans publication Picture Cards Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available

Asian Americans / Pacific Islanders

Cardiovascular Risk in the Cambodian Community publication image Cardiovascular Risk in the Cambodian Community: Formative Research from Lowell, Massachusetts Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Cardiovascular Risk in the Filipino Community publication image Cardiovascular Risk in the Filipino Community: Formative Research from Dale City and San Francisco, California Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Cardiovascular Risk in the Vietnamese Community publication image Cardiovascular Risk in the Vietnamese Community: Formative Research from Houston, Texas Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Picture Cards image for Filipino Community Health Worker Manual publication Healthy Heart, Healthy Family Picture Cards for Community Health Workers/Puso Mo,Buhay Mo - Mga Larawan Para sa mga Manggagawa sa Pangkalusugang Pampamayanan Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Community Health Worker Manual for Filipino Community publication images Healthy Heart, Healthy Family: A Community Health Worker’s Manual for the Filipino Community Description PDF Web Version Printed Copies Not Available
Heart Health Promotion Activities for Vietnamese Communities publication image Your Health is Golden! Heart Health Promotion Activities for Vietnamese Communities Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available

Children / Parents / Teachers

WeCan Toolkit for Action image WeCan! (Ways to Enhance Children Activity and Nutrition) Materials - Energize Our Community: Toolkit for Action Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available

Latinos

Spanish - WeCan Parent Handbook image We Can! (Ways to Enhance Children Activity and Nutrition) Parents Handbook/¡Nosotros Podemos! Familias Encontrando el Balance: Manual para Padres (en español) Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Bilingual (English/Spanish) - Real Women Wear Red poster image Real Women Wear Red Poster/Al corazón no le importa como te vistes (bilingual English, Spanish) Description PDF Web Version Order Printed Copies

Latinos - Salud Para Su Corazón

Hispanic Lay Health Educator Manual image Lay Health Educator’s Manual Description PDF Web Version Printed Copies Not Available
Spanish - Hispanic Lay Health Educator Manual image Lay Worker Manual/Manual de Promotores (en español) Description PDF Web Version Printed Copies Not Available

Native Americans / Alaskan Natives

Strong Heart Study Data Book publication image Strong Heart Study Data Book: A Report to American Indian Communities Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available

Native Americans / Alaskan Natives - Honor the Gift

Visuals and Handouts image for Honoring the Gift of Heart Health for American Indians and Alaskan Natives publication Honoring the Gift of Heart Health for American Indians and Alaskan Natives Visuals and Handouts Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Heart Health Educator Manual for Alaska Natives publication image Honoring the Gift of Heart Health: A Heart Health Educator’s Manual for Alaska Natives Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Heart Health Educator Manual for American Indians publication image Honoring the Gift of Heart Health: A Heart Health Educator’s Manual for American Indians Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available

Women

The Heart Truth for Women: Take Action to Protect Your Heart publication image The Heart Truth for Women: Take Action to Protect Your Heart Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
The Heart Truth for African American Women: Take Action to Protect Your Heart publication image The Heart Truth for African American Women: Take Action to Protect Your Heart Description PDF Web Version Order Printed Copies
The Heart Truth for Latinas: Take Action to Protect Your Heart publication image The Heart Truth for Latinas: Take Action to Protect Your Heart Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
Spanish - The Heart Truth for Latinas: Take Action to Protect Your Heart publication image The Heart Truth for Latinas: Take Action to Protect Your Heart/La verdad acerca el corazón para las latinas: Tome medidas para proteger su corazón Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
The Heart Truth for Women Core Brochure image The Heart Truth for Women Core Brochure Description PDF Web Version Order Printed Copies
Spanish - The Heart Truth for Women Core Brochure image The Heart Truth for Women Core Brochure/La verdad acerca del corazón para las mujeres Description PDF Web Version Order Printed Copies
2007 Healthy Heart Handbook for Women image The Healthy Heart Handbook for Women ’07 - 20th Anniversary Edition Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
The Heart Truth for Women: Learn About Heart Disease publication image The Heart Truth for Women: Learn About Heart Disease Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
Bilingual (English/Spanish) - Real Women Wear Red poster image Real Women Wear Red Poster/Al corazón no le importa como te vistes (bilingual English, Spanish) Description PDF Web Version Order Printed Copies
When Delicious Meets Nutritious: Recipes for Heart Health publication image When Delicious Meets Nutritious: Recipes for Heart Health Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
The Heart Truth Wallet Card image The Heart Truth Wallet Card Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
Back to the Top

High Blood Pressure

Websites

Publications/Fact Sheets

No image available for 1999 Clinical Advisory: Treatment Of Hypertension and Diabetes publication 1999 Clinical Advisory: Treatment Of Hypertension and Diabetes Description PDF Not Available Web Version Printed Copies Not Available
A Pocket Guide to Blood Pressure Measurement in Children image A Pocket Guide to Blood Pressure Measurement in Children Description PDF Web Version Printed Copies Not Available
No image available for 1999 Clinical Advisory Statement: Importance of Systolic Blood Pressure in Older Americans publication Clinical Advisory Statement: Importance of Systolic Blood Pressure in Older Americans Description PDF Not Available Web Version Printed Copies Not Available
Implementing Recommendations for Dietary Salt Reduction publication image Implementing Recommendations for Dietary Salt Reduction Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available

The Seventh Report of the Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure (JNC 7)

JNC7 Complete Report image Complete Report Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
JNC7 Physician Executive Summary Express image Physician Executive Summary Express Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
JNC7 Physician Quick Reference Laminated Card image Physician Quick Reference Laminated Card Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Primary Prevention of Hypertension: Clinical and Public Health Advisory from the National High Blood Pressure Education Program image Primary Prevention of Hypertension: Clinical and Public Health Advisory from the National High Blood Pressure Education Program Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
The Fourth Report on the Diagnosis, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure in Children and Adolescents image The Fourth Report on the Diagnosis, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure in Children and Adolescents Description Not Available PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
Working Meeting on Blood Pressure Measurement Summary Report image Working Meeting on Blood Pressure Measurement Summary Report Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Back to the Top

Obesity

Websites

Publications/Fact Sheets

Aim for a Healthy Weight

Aim for a Healthy Weight - Patient Booklet image Aim for a Healthy Weight - Patient Booklet Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Tips to Weight Loss Success Patient Tablet publication image Tips to Weight Loss Success Patient Tablet Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
Aim for a Healthy Weight - Facts About Healthy Weight publication image Aim for a Healthy Weight - Facts About Healthy Weight Description PDF Web Version Printed Copies Not Available
Aim for a Healthy Weight - ACT Laminated Card image Aim for a Healthy Weight - ACT Laminated Card Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
3 Steps to Initiate Discussion About Weight Management With Your Patients publication image 3 Steps to Initiate Discussion About Weight Management With Your Patients Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
Healthy Weight Community Outreach Initiative Strategy Development Workshop Report image Healthy Weight Community Outreach Initiative Strategy Development Workshop Report Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available

Obesity Guidelines

1998 Obesity Evidence Report image Evidence Report Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
2000 Obesity Practical Guide images Practical Guide Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
Strategy Development Workshop for Public Education on Weight and Obesity publication image Strategy Development Workshop for Public Education on Weight and Obesity Description PDF Not Available Web Version Printed Copies Not Available
No image available for Surgeon General's Call to Action to Prevent and Decrease Overweight and Obesity The Surgeon General’s Call to Action to Prevent and Decrease Overweight and Obesity Description Not Available PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Think Tank on Enhancing Obesity Research at the NHLBI - Executive Summary image Think Tank on Enhancing Obesity Research at the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute - Executive Summary Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Think Tank on Enhancing Obesity Research at the NHLBI - Full Report image Think Tank on Enhancing Obesity Research at the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute - Full Report Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available

We Can!

WeCan Family Guide image A Family Guide Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
WeCan Curriculum for Parents and Caregivers image Curriculum for Parents and Caregivers Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
WeCan Leader's Guide to the Parent Program image Parent Program - A Leader’s Guide Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Spanish - WeCan Parent Handbook image Parents Handbook/Manual para padres (en español) Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
WeCan Print Ad image Print Ad English Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Spanish - WeCan Print Ad image Print Ad Spanish/Anuncio impreso (en español) Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
WeCan Program Brochure image Program Brochure Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
WeCan Public Display Poster image Public Display Poster Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
WeCan Toolkit for Action image Toolkit for Action Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Back to the Top

Other Heart & Vascular Diseases

Publications/Fact Sheets

Cardiovascular Disease Prevention: Teacher's Guide and Curriculum image Heart Guardians - Cardiovascular Disease Prevention: Teacher's Guide and Curriculum Description PDF Not Available Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
NHLBI Cardiovascular Disease Thought Leaders Meeting Report image NHLBI Cardiovascular Disease Thought Leaders Meeting Report: Research Translation, Dissemination, and Application--Moving Toward a New Vision and Strategic Framework Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
No image available for 2008 Surgeon General's Call to Action to Prevent Deep Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism Surgeon General's Call to Action to Prevent Deep Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism 2008 Description Not Available PDF Not Available Web Version Printed Copies Not Available
Back to the Top

Peripheral Arterial Disease

Publications/Fact Sheets

PAD Coalition Inaugural Meeting Summary image Peripheral Arterial Disease Coalition Inaugural Meeting Summary Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
PAD Workshop: Developing a Public Awareness Campaign publication image Peripheral Arterial Disease Workshop: Developing a Public Awareness Campaign Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Back to the Top

Twitter iconTwitterimage of external icon Facebook iconFacebookimage of external icon YouTube iconYouTubeimage of external icon Google+ iconGoogle+image of external icon