Going Back to the Heart of Cardiology: A Virtual Medscape Cardiology/theHeart.org Conference for Practicing Physicians 

DECEMBER 8–10 | DECEMBER 15–17

 

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AGENDA

SESSION I

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of this session, learners will have

  • Increased knowledge regarding:
    • Current and emerging agents to manage dyslipidemia and decrease cardiovascular risk
    • Guideline recommendations for lipid-related goal setting and management
  • Greater competence related to:
    • Identification of patients at high risk of cardiovascular disease requiring aggressive lipid-lowering therapy
    • Individualizing lipid-lowering therapy in high-risk patients to reduce the risk for cardiovascular events

 

ENHANCE YOUR EXPERIENCE WITH MEDCHALLENGE!

This event features MedChallenge, a new feature from Medscape that allows you to go head-to-head against your peers in a series of medical questions. Earn points, deepen your knowledge, and fight for the top spot on the leaderboard!

SESSION II

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of this session, learners will have:

  • Increased knowledge regarding:
    • Current methods for screening asymptomatic patients for atrial fibrillation
    • The latest data supporting the use of wearable technologies to detect atrial fibrillation
  • Greater competence related to:
    • The use of appropriate stroke prevention strategies in patients with atrial fibrillation
    • Tailoring therapy in patients with atrial fibrillation and coexisting conditions

 

ENHANCE YOUR EXPERIENCE WITH MEDCHALLENGE!

This event features MedChallenge, a new feature from Medscape that allows you to go head-to-head against your peers in a series of medical questions. Earn points, deepen your knowledge, and fight for the top spot on the leaderboard!

SESSION III

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of this session, learners will have:

  • Increased knowledge regarding results of clinical trials for heart failure
  • Greater competence related to individualizing treatment plans for patients with heart failure to reduce rehospitalizations and lower mortality

 

ENHANCE YOUR EXPERIENCE WITH MEDCHALLENGE!

This event features MedChallenge, a new feature from Medscape that allows you to go head-to-head against your peers in a series of medical questions. Earn points, deepen your knowledge, and fight for the top spot on the leaderboard!

SESSION IV

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of this session, learners will have:

  • Increased knowledge regarding the recent trial data on emerging interventional techniques
  • Greater competence related to selection of appropriate patients for emerging interventional techniques

 

ENHANCE YOUR EXPERIENCE WITH MEDCHALLENGE!

This event features MedChallenge, a new feature from Medscape that allows you to go head-to-head against your peers in a series of medical questions. Earn points, deepen your knowledge, and fight for the top spot on the leaderboard!

SESSION V

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of this session, learners will have:

  • Increased knowledge regarding the physiology and clinical importance of the cardiorenal link 

  • Greater competence related to:

    • Individualizing therapy to benefit cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and kidney disease in complicated patients  

    • Tailoring therapy to manage/prevent adverse events  

    • Preventing cardiovascular events in high-risk patients

 

ENHANCE YOUR EXPERIENCE WITH MEDCHALLENGE!

This event features MedChallenge, a new feature from Medscape that allows you to go head-to-head against your peers in a series of medical questions. Earn points, deepen your knowledge, and fight for the top spot on the leaderboard!

SESSION VI

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of this session, learners will have:

  • Increased knowledge regarding:

    • Impact of COVID-19 on the CVD patient population  

  • Greater competence related to:

    • Strategies for cardiovascular care during COVID-19

 

ENHANCE YOUR EXPERIENCE WITH MEDCHALLENGE!

This event features MedChallenge, a new feature from Medscape that allows you to go head-to-head against your peers in a series of medical questions. Earn points, deepen your knowledge, and fight for the top spot on the leaderboard!