Get With The Guidelines® Patient Education Materials

Helping Patients Help Themselves

The healthcare professional's most valuable ally in stroke treatment and prevention is the patient. The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association offers a wide range of patient information, tools and resources online including:

Get With The Guidelines®- Stroke

  • Information for caregivers of stroke patients
  • Recurring event reduction support
  • Stroke support group information
  • Stroke Connection magazine

Get With The Guidelines®- Heart Failure

  • Patient information sheets and brochures
  • Patient logs and trackers
  • Personal stories from heart failure survivors
  • Heart failure e-newsletter

Get With The Guidelines also offers a collection of smoking-cessation resources for healthcare professionals who want to help patients kick the habit.