Hyperlipidemia

Estimated time to complete session: 60 mins.

Learning Objectives

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

1. Provide appropriate cholesterol screening for adult patients. 

2. Counsel patients on types of cholesterol, the impact of dietary and lifestyle choices, and behavioral modifications to prevent hyperlipidemia. 

3. Prepare guideline directed treatment plans to determine appropriate therapy for patients who require more in-depth management of hyperlipidemia.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
02/14/2022

Jonathon Firnhaber, MD, FAAFP – Associate Professor, Residency Director, Department of Family Medicine, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
02/14/2022
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