Populations at High-Risk for Influenza: Cardiometabolic Disease
Join us to discover why it is important to prevent influenza and treat patients with influenza who have cardiometabolic disease. After this brief podcast, you will be able to identify the types of cardiovascular and metabolic diseases that put patients at high risk of influenza complications and determine which patients should get the high-dose influenza vaccine, according to recent data. You will also be able to answer the question of whether anti-influenza drugs affect the risk of incident cardiovascular events. Find out all this and more to protect your patients with cardiometabolic disease this influenza season.
Associate Professor of Medicine & Epidemiology
Director of Women’s Cardiovascular Health
Associate Director of Preventive Cardiology
Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Health Sciences Clinical Professor
UC Irvine Department of Family Medicine
Assistant Dean for Culture and Community Education
Executive Director, UC Irvine Program in Medical Education for the Latino Community
UC Irvine School of Medicine
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Erin D. Michos, MD, MHS: No relevant financial relationships disclosed.
Charles Vega, MD, FAAFP: No relevant financial relationships disclosed.
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