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Iron deficiency in heart failure - From evidence to practice

26 May 2014 - 26 May 2014 , online

 

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Session Information


Stefan AnkerPiotr Ponikowski
Stefan Anker, Department Of Cardiology, Charite Campus Virchow-Klinikum, Berlin, Germany

Piotr Ponikowski,
Medical University, Centre for Heart Disease, Clinical Military Hospital, Wroclaw, Poland

Mitja Lainscak,
Division Of Cardiology, University Clinic Of Respiratory Diseases, Golnik, Slovenia


The webinar has been awarded 1 CME by the European Board for Accreditation in Cardiology (EBAC)




About the format


The HFA Webinars are designed to help you improve your daily practice!

The format includes a case based presentation, online assessment and live discussions with the 3 key opinion leaders who will give you some useful tips for your daily clinical practice.

Learning objectives


- Raise awareness of the impact of iron deficiency (ID) on CHF patients’ outcomes and quality of life (QoL) independent of anaemia.

- Review newly released guidelines for CHF in the context of diagnosing and treating patients for ID (and anaemia)

- Review available tests and thresholds for ID  (and anaemia) in CHF

- Raise awareness on the clinical benefits of i.v. iron therapy in comparison with the other available treatment options for ID and anaemia in CHF patients.

- Discuss practical aspects of iron therapy in CHF

Content


This webinar will raise awareness of the impact of iron deficiency (ID) on CHF patients’ outcomes and quality of life (QoL) independent of anaemia.

It will review newly released guidelines for CHF in the context of diagnosing and treating patients for ID (and anaemia) and
review available tests and thresholds for ID  (and anaemia) in CHF.

Target audience


This webinar addresses HFA members, cardiologists working in the field of heart failure and who want to learn more about iron deficiency.

Key references


The HFA online learning programme

1 module on Iron Deficiency (EBAC accredited)




This programme is supported by Vifor Pharma in the form of an unrestricted educational grant.
This HFA Webinar's scientific programme has not been influenced in any way by its sponsor.


 
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