Cardiometabolic Disorders: Cerebrovascular Disease/Lipids

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Diagnose and evaluate patients presenting with possible signs of TIA for stroke.

2. Describe recent developments in stroke prevention strategies along with standard and new treatment options for cerebrovascular diseases and hyperlipidemia.

3. Recognize changes in lipid profiles that are associated with contraceptive use in women.

4. Differentiate specific issues, disease processes, and treatments based on ethnicity, gender and genetics.  

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
07/25/2019
Parent activity set: 

Lorna Fountain, MD, FAAFP, Family Medicine Residency Program, Bayfront Health, St. Petersburg, Florida

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
07/25/2019
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