The American Heart Association (AHA) and the
American College of Cardiology (ACC) in
collaboration with the National Institutes of
Health (NIH) and other professional societies
released the 2013 Guideline on the Assessment
of Cardiovascular Risk and Guideline on the
Treatment of Blood Cholesterol to Reduce
Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Risk in Adults;
as well as two guidelines endorsed by ASN,
the Guideline on Lifestyle Management to Reduce
Cardiovascular Risk and Guideline for the
Management of Overweight and Obesity in Adults.
Highlights are available online.