Registration Not Required

05/07/2014-New Lipid Treatment Guidelines: Good, Bad and Ugly

May
7
Wed
May 7, 2014
Wednesday
12:10 PM - 1:10 PM
Bessie Myers Auditorium
Ames, IA

There is considerable confusion on how to implement the new lipid treatment guidelines, especially in view of established practice of treating patients to 'lipid goals'.

Registration Details

Registration is not required.

Description

At the conclusion of the activity, learners will be able to:

1)    understand the basis for new lipid treatment guidelines issued by the AHA/ACC to reduce cardiovascular disease

2)    understand the advantages and limitations of the new guidelines

3)    understand how to incorporate these guidelines in everyday clinical practice

Professional practice gap to be addressed: There is considerable confusion on how to implement the new lipid treatment guidelines, especially in view of established practice of treating patients to 'lipid goals'. This activity will aim to explain the basis for the new approach and how to effectively employ this ins everyday clinical practice.

Target audience: Physicians and mid-level providers

Instructor(s)

  • A.J. Vinaya Simha, MBBS, MD

Contact

DeArliss Karsjen at 515-239-2135 or send an email

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location Instructor
1. Wed, May 07 12:10 PM to 1:10 PM Bessie Myers Auditorium A.J. Vinaya Simha, MBBS, MD

Location Details

  • Bessie Myers Auditorium
    1111 Duff Avenue
    Ames, IA 50010

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