Webinars by Medical Specialty - Cardiology

Heart Failure: A Guide to Patient Management in the Primary Care Setting

Author: McCullough, Peter A., MD, MPH
Date: Thursday, July 26, 2018
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr McCullough describes risk factors for heart failure, reviews the American Heart Association stages of heart failure, reviews cases where the risk of heart failure... Read more 

Biomarkers for the Prognosis and Management of Heart Failure

Author: McCullough, Peter A., MD, MPH
Date: Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr McCullough discusses the utility of heart failure biomarkers and how to apply test results in management strategies.

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Familial Hypercholesterolemia: Understanding the Most Underdiagnosed Genetic Condition

Author: Jacoby, Douglas S., MD
Date: Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Jacoby describes why the diagnosis of familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) is important, how to screen for and diagnose FH, and recognize how to lower cardiac... Read more 

The Genetics of Hearing Loss

Author: Lustig, Lawrence R., MD
Date: Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Lustig reviews the history of understanding the genetics of hearing loss, including review of the anatomy of the ear, explains how the genetics of... Read more 

Hyperthyroidism: The American Thyroid Association Guidelines

Author: Ross, Douglas S., MD
Date: Tuesday, December 19, 2017
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Ross discusses the new paradigms for establishing the etiology of thyrotoxicosis and describes the utility of TRAb (thyrotropin receptor antibody) measurements during anti-thyroid drug... Read more 

Modernizing the LDL-C Calculation to Improve Patient Care

Author: Martin, Seth, MD
Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Martin will explain the limitations of Friedewald-estimated LDL cholesterol and identify patients in whom it is less accurate, and to be able to recognize... Read more 

New Guidelines and Offerings for Expanded Carrier Screening

Author: Gray, Kathryn J., MD, PhD
Date: Monday, September 11, 2017
Category: Webinar
Description: Dr. Kathryn Gray discusses traditional carrier screening and expanded carrier screening and describes the recommendations for expanded carrier screening.

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Assessment of LDL-C in the Modern Era: Using a More Accurate LDL-C Estimate to Inform Personalized Clinical Decision-Making

Author: Martin, Seth, MD
Date: Thursday, July 27, 2017
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr Martin explains the limitations of Friedewald-estimated LDL cholesterol; identifies patients in whom it is less accurate and how to recognize a more accurate, validated... Read more 

Osteoporosis: Overview of Evaluation and Management

Author: Maalouf, Naim, MD
Date: Thursday, June 22, 2017
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Maalouf discusses the major risk factors underlying osteoporotic fractures, non-pharmacological approaches to patients with osteoporosis and the major classes of FDA-approved anti-osteoporosis medications. Read more 

From Distraction to Traction: Redefining Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) as a Major Metabolic Disorder

Author: Dunaif, Andrea, MD
Date: Thursday, December 22, 2016
Category: Webinar
Description: Dr. Dunaif discusses PCOS as an important, highly prevalent metabolic disorder associated with an increased risk for type 2 diabetes mellitus and metabolic syndrome. She... Read more