Virtual CME Program
1.00 CME/CE Credit
Bridging the Gap with Dr. Hall: Patient-Centered Clinical Care for African Americans: Cardiovascular Diseases
In this episode, Dr. Greg Hall reviews the national cardiovascular data related to African American health outcomes as well as the significantly worse outcomes related to thrombosis in strokes, heart attacks, DVTs, atrial fibrillation, and anticoagulation differences that can negatively impact care outcomes. We will also review data related to salt sensitivity and discuss best practices for communication and prevention in African American populations.
Discuss the latest life expectancy data for the US population by race/ethnicity
Summarize the health disparities in the US for cardiovascular diseases, including hypertension, myocardial infarctions, stroke, and vascular disease
Describe the impact of a suspected increased clotting propensity overall as well as one associated with a cancer diagnosis
Gregory L. Hall, MD
Medical Director, Cutler Center for Men, University Hospitals of Cleveland
Associate Professor of Integrative Medical Sciences, Northeast Ohio Medical Center, Rootstown, OH
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Northeast Ohio Medical Center, Rootstown, OH
Assistant Clinical Professor in Medicine, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH
Executive Director, National Institute for African American Health, Cleveland. OH
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Gregory L. Hall, MD: No relevant financial relationships disclosed
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