Updated on: October 9, 2018

Please note: the ACC uses a January - December calendar, which is indicated in the estimated release dates below. The documents appear in order based on their estimated release date.

Document Topic Estimated Release Date
Practice Guidelines
Atrial Fibrillation (Focused Update) 2018 Quarter 4
Bradycardia and Heart Block 2018 Quarter 4
Blood Cholesterol (Revision) 2018 Quarter 4 
Use of Risk Assessment Tools to Guide Decision Making in Primary Prevention of Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease (Companion Article to Blood Cholesterol Guidelines) 2018 Quarter 4
Recent Innovations, Modifications, and Evolution of ACC/AHA Clinical Practice Guidelines: An Update for our Consistituencies 2019 Quarter 1
Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease 2019 Quarter 1
Evaluation and Diagnosis of Chest Pain 2019 Quarter 3
Expert Consensus Decision Pathways/Expert Consensus Statements
Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes (Decision Pathway) 2018 Quarter 4
Tobacco Cessation (Decision Pathway) 2018 Quarter 4
Heart House Roundtable Methodology Article 2018 Quarter 4
ACC Expert Consensus Decision Pathway Methodology Article 2018 Quarter 4
Heart Failure Predischare Risk Assessment (Decision Pathway) 2019 Quarter 1
Dual Antiplatelet Therapy and Oral Anticoagulation 2019 Quarter 2
Expert Consensus Systems of Care
Optimization of Care for Patients with Valvular Heart Disease (AATS/ACC/ASE/SCAI/STS) [Systems of Care Document] 2018 Quarter 4
Health Policy Statements
Compensation Equity 2019 Q1
Career Flexibility 2019 Q2
Performance Measures
Hypertension TBD
Data Standards
Transthoracic Echocardiography 2019 Q1
Coronary Revascularization TBD
Heart Failure (Update) TBD
Appropriate Use Criteria
Multimodality Imaging in the Assessment of Cardiac Structures in Nonvalvular Heart Disease 2018 Quarter 4
Peripheral Artery Intervention 2018 Quarter 4
Congenital Heart Disease TBD
Non-Emergent Non-Cardiac Surgery (pre-op) TBD
Multimodality Imaging for Stable Ischemic Heart Disease TBD
Competence and Training Statements
Echocardiography Advanced Training Lifelong Learning Statement 2019  Quarter 1
Cardiovascular Team Competency Statement TBD