Pri-Med Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA | October 29-30, 2019

Los Angeles Convention Center

Medical Literature Updates: Cardiology Highlights from 2019

Description

In this session, you will receive the most important cardiology updates from 2018-2019, including trial evidence for dietary supplements in the prevention of cardiovascular disease and new information about the blood cholesterol guidelines. The session will also provide advice on how to differentiate between opportunistic and systematic screening for atrial fibrillation as well as identify ways to conduct this screening in practice.

Learning Objectives

Review the trial evidence for dietary supplements in the prevention of cardiovascular disease

Recognize differences between opportunistic and systematic methods of screening for atrial fibrillation

Describe important updates to the blood cholesterol guidelines and changes that invite a more personalized approach


Speakers

Ty J. Gluckman, MD, FACC, FAHA

Ty J. Gluckman, MD, FACC, FAHA, is medical director of the Center for Cardiovascular Analytics, Research, and Data Science (CARDS) at the Providence St. Joseph Heart Institute in Portland, Oregon and an adjunct faculty member of the Ciccarone Center ...

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