Advanced Insights into Residual Cardiovascular Risk



About this Webinar

Date: Tuesday, February 09, 2016

Author: Molina, Cesar, MD
Medical Director
South Asian Heart Center
El Camino Hospital
Mountain View, CA  
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Category: Webinar, Videos

Description: Dr. Cesar Molina discusses residual risk and the need to reclassify patients with existing cardiovascular disease; discuss why cardiovascular disease exists despite managing patients to lipid goals and discuss the unique solution of the core offering from Quest Diagnostics Cardio IQ.

Program Objectives:

At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to:

--Understand why Advanced Cardiovascular testing is beneficial

--Review two key cardiovascular risk factors:  Lp(A) and ApoB

--Identify the biomarkers for assessment of inflammation

--Discuss the clinical importance of LDL sub-fractions

--Introduce the Cardio IQ Report as a management solution beyond the routine Lipid Panel