Improving Cardiometabolic Patient Outcomes (More Info)
Description: Takes place entirely ONLINE at CardioCareLive.com. Intended for cardiologists, primary care physicians, endocrinologists, nurses, diabetes educators, physician assistants, pharmacists, and other healthcare professionals with expertise in the field of cardiometabolic risk factors. Attendees will be able to earn up to 13 hours of Continuing Medical Education credit. The Chairman and Course Director of the program is Dr. Roger Blumenthal, Professor of Medicine and Director of the Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease. Following this program, participants should be able to: 1) Improve the assessment of cardiovascular risk factors in patients, 2) Determine primary and secondary cardiovascular prevention strategies, 3) Understand the impact of such factors as ethnicity, exercise, and diet on the reduction of heart disease, and 4) Recognize the importance of a multi-disciplinary approach to cardiovascular patient care.
Submitted by: CardioCareLive
Added: Wed Jan 07 2009