Cardiovascular Risk Reduction

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Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.

Learning Objectives

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

1. Identify the most recent evidence-based recommendation for cardiovascular risk reduction and hypertension screening.
2. Calculate the risk for cardiovascular disease and determine appropriate pharmacologic interventions to reduce cardiovascular risk. 
3. Develop an interdisciplinary plan for counseling and follow-up. 

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
04/02/2021
Parent activity set: 

Chuck Carter, MD, FAAFP, Course Chair, Residency Program Director, Palmetto Health Family Medicine Residency, Associate Professor of Family Medicine, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
04/02/2021
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