Program no. MB-0926M, 120 minutes
Presenters: John Kane, MD; Alan Chait, MD; John LaRose, MD; Tom Bersot, MD; Stephen G. Young, MD; Gustav Schoenfeld, MD; Virgil Brown, MD
Increasing awareness and importance of controlling cholesterol in patients with heart disease and other high risk individuals. Most recent NCEP guidelines for management of hypertension in adults.
Program no. MC-0229M, 90 minutes
Presenters: (No Description Available)
Program no. MC-0412M , 90 minutes
Presenters: Robert N. Butler, MD; Frederick T. Sherman, MD,MSc; Emily Rhinehart, RN, MPH, CPHQ; Skip Klein, CFA; John C. Rother, JD
Roundtable discussion of managed care and the older patient.
Program no. MC-1023E, 60 minutes
Presenters: Michael Sayre, MD; Alan Mister, RN, EMT-P; Anthony Kramer, RN, BSN, EMT-P; Ronald Crafton, MD
Prehospital 12 lead electrocardiography, history and physical exam of chest pain patient, chest pain management in field and defribillation skills.
Program no. MD-0708, 60 min.
Presenters: Robert B. Supernaw, PharmD; Mary J. Ferrill, PharmD; Sian Carr-Lopez, PharmD
Hyperlipidemia: Reducing Risk by Reducing Cholesterol; Should We Be Treating Patients With Medication?; Hypertension and Cardiovascular Risk: Will Controlling Blood Pressure Reduce the Risk?
Program no. MD-1112, 60 min.
Presenters: Terry Lea, RN, BSN; Sabrina Bodin, RN, BSN; Anna Banford, RN
Identify the location and placement of the12 EKG leads. Explain the difference in the 12 leads and understand the advantage of using a 12 lead EKG vs. the difference between facing and opposite leads. Relate EKG changes to Patient Care. Describe the basic to advanced EKG interpretation.
Program no. ME-0212N, 60 min.
Presenters: Susan Simmons Holcomb, RN, MN, CCRN; Marlene Link, RN, MN; Jan George, RN, BSN, CCRN
Identify fixed versus modifiable risk for women who develop heart disease; State the differences between men and women undergoing diagnostic procedures such as exercise stress tests; List the differences in the outcomes of women vs. men under interventional cardiology procedures. Compare the presentation of signs and symptoms between men and women presenting to the Emergency Department with Ischemic-type chest pain; Identify differences between treatment modalities for men and women presenting to the Emergency Department with Ischemic-type chest pain.