Clinical Update on Heart Failure and Arrhythmias (HF06)

Venue: Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines

Location: La Jolla, California, United States

Event Date/Time: Dec 02, 2006 End Date/Time: Dec 02, 2006
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Description

Clinical Update on Heart Failure and Arrhythmias: New Therapy for Old Diseases
Saturday, December 2, 2006
Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
San Diego, California

A comprehensive update for the primary care provider and practicing cardiologist.


COURSE OBJECTIVES

After participating in this course, the attendee should be able to:
• Recognize the 2005 ACC/AHA Guidelines for Heart Failure Management;
• Demonstrate a practical understanding of the diagnosis and management of HF in the outpatient setting;
• Explain the role of devices in the care and treatment of heart failure patients;
• Review device therapy to improve heart function and prevent sudden death;
• Discuss the role of medical and catheter based therapy for atrial arrhythmias; and
• Evaluate inpatient therapy for heart failure.

TARGET AUDIENCE

Cardiologists, primary care physicians, nurses, and other healthcare professionals with an interest in heart failure and arrhythmia therapy.

ACCREDITATION

Scripps Clinic is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Scripps Clinic designates this educational activity for a maximum number of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of the participation in the activity.

HOTEL INFORMATION

Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
10950 North Torrey Pines Road
La Jolla, California 92037

Reservations Telephone: (800) 762-6160
Direct Telephone: (858) 558-1500
Reservations Fax: (858) 450-4584

REGISTRATION FEES & INFORMATION Registration fees: $185 – Physicians
$125 – Nurses, Fellows & Resident

Venue

10950 N. Torrey Pines Rd.
La Jolla
California
United States
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