Primary Care: Update in Lipidology and Cardiac Health

Venue: Holland America\'s ms Eurodam

Location: Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, United States

Event Date/Time: Feb 14, 2009 End Date/Time: Feb 21, 2009
Registration Date: Feb 13, 2009
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Target Audience

Primary Care Physicians and Nursing Associates

Program Purpose / Objectives

The purpose of this activity is to equip healthcare practitioners with evidence based strategies to use in clinical practice for preventing cardiac disease.

1) Current update and treatment of Erectile Dysfunction
2) The French and American Paradox...our obsession with fats
3) Understanding the Interheart Study...a look at global causes of heart disease
4) Residual risk...going beyond the Statin Quo
5) Is wine medicine?
6) How we Failed Tim Russert...lessons we can learn
7) Discuss actual cases with the Lipidologists
8. Polycystic ovarian syndrome :Updated Treatment approach
9. Pediatric obesity, Experiences from a pediatric obesity program
10. Advanced Lipid testing: Making sense of the Science
11. Advanced Lipid testing: Case based Practical Pearls
12. Heart Disease in Women: Is HDL all its cracked up to be?
13. Omega 3 Fatty Acids in treatment of hypertriglyceridemia


Additional Information

14 CME Category 1 Credits 14 Contact Hours Course Fee Physicians $695 All Others - Course Fee $450