Cardiac Disorders - HTN, Lipids, and Risk Calculators
1. Contrast the blood pressure goals in treating hypertension in the elderly and very elderly.
2. Analyze pharmacologic versus nonpharmacologic options regarding lipid management.
3. Prepare treatment plans according to the National Cholesterol Education Program Adult Treatment Panel III (NCEP ATP-III) guidelines for patients who require more in-depth management of hyperlipidemia.
4. Analyze pharmacologic versus nonpharmacologic options regarding hypertension management.
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Alvin B. Lin, MD, FAAFP, Course Chair, Associate Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Las Vegas
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