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Continuing Medical Education and Continuing Education Units
Free Continuing Medical Education credit is available for physicians and nurses.
Interactive modules and a slide set on Medscape®, which provides CME/CEU credit for completing them.
Four one hour interactive modules are available about the following topics:
- An Ounce of Prevention Is Worth a Pound of Cure—Strategies for Cardiovascular Disease Risk Assessment in Women - In a test and teach format, the authors present strategies for assessing risk factors for and primary prevention of CHD in women.
- Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease for Women with Multiple Risk Factors - Learn the preventive guidelines for women patients at risk for CHD, including lifestyle and pharmacological approaches.
- Risk Reduction for Women with Known Coronary Heart Disease - Identify and modify risk factors for female patients with established CHD.
- Diagnosing Heart Disease in Women Can Be a Pain in the Neck! - Recognize variations in CHD symptom presentation in women and focus on educating patients about the warning signs of stroke and heart attack.
Also Available: Related Resources—New Guidelines on the Prevention of Heart Disease in Women: The Heart Truth - Find out where to locate the latest information on women and heart disease, including evidence-based guidelines.
Content last updated December 5, 2011.
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