Management of Hyperlipidemia

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.


 

Learning Objectives

1. Understand elements of Cardio Metabolic risk reduction.
2. Review the approach to LCL-C lowering therapy as the primary target and approach to non-HDL-C therapy as the secondary target.
3. Determine the indications for advanced lipid evaluation in the practice of medicine. exercise, smoking cessation, and weight loss, to reduce the risk of comorbidities.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
03/24/2017

Edward J. Shahady, MD, Clinical Professor Family Medicine, Medical Director, Diabetes Master Clinician Program Florida Academy of Family Physicians, Fernandina Beach, Florida

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
03/24/2017
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