Mayo Clinic Cardiology Update: The Heart of the Matter 2019
Enchantment Resort, 525 Boynton Canyon Road, Sedona, 86336, United States
01 August 2019 - 04 August 2019Summary
Updates in CHF, pulmonary hypertension, coronary artery disease, cardiac arrhythmias, congenital heart disease, anti-coagulation, preventive, sports and valvular heart disease, among others.Overview
Cardiology Update 2019: The Heart of the Matter features a wide spectrum of the latest updates in congestive heart failure, pulmonary hypertension, coronary artery disease, cardiac arrhythmias, congenital heart disease, anticoagulation, preventive cardiology, sports cardiology and valvular heart disease, among others. MOC and nursing credit will be offered.
Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:
Assess indications, use, and limitations of different types of anticoagulants in a diverse spectrum of cardiovascular diseases.
Evaluate peri-procedure management of anticoagulation in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation.
Recite the current indications and contra-indications for TAVR, mitral valve clip and potential new indications for percutaneous tricuspid valve replacement.
Apply the latest hypertension and cardiovascular (CV) guidelines to improve overall morbidity/mortality rates.
Describe practice changes to improve care for patients with congenital heart disease.
Summarize guidelines to increase preventive care for patients with CV diseases.
Apply current guidelines for the treatment of congestive heart failure (CHF.)
Describe clinical features of primary pulmonary arterial hypertension.
Describe cardiovascular adaptation to exercise and review risks and benefits of exercise in patients with cardiovascular diseases
Attendance at this Mayo Clinic course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.More Information »