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2019 ESC Guidelines on Dyslipidemias - which LDL target for your patients?

Council for Cardiology Practice Webinar

10/12/2019 18:00 10/12/2019 19:00 Europe/Paris 2019 ESC Guidelines on Dyslipidemias - which LDL target for your patients? ESC Councils contact@escardio.org DD/MM/YYYY
Risk Factors, Prevention, Rehabilitation, Sports Cardiology
ESC Councils
Lipids
Risk Factors and Prevention

Summary

Join Prof. Alberico Catapano, Dr. George Andrikopoulos and Dr. Dimitrios Richter

Free for everyone

Focus on

Learning objectives

It is expected that the 2019 ESC Guidelines on Dyslipidemias will change the prevention landscape being more aggressive in LDL reduction for high risk groups. It is important to focus and educate cardiologists on this very important prevention chapter

Key opinion leaders will discuss:

  • Grey zones of prevention. Which patients show enhanced risk?
  • How low is very low concerning LDL?
  • When to add ezetimibe?
  • When to add PCSK9?
  • This webinar shall educate and provide the cardiologist with all the up-to-date knowledge on the 2019 ESC Guidelines on Dyslipidemias

After this webinar physicians should be able to:

  • Identify patient populations for the new targets
  • Learn the rational behind these targets
  • Feel more confident about hypolidemic drugs safety


Register now

Free for everyone

Faculty

Speakers

catapano_alberico-2016.jpgProfessor Alberico Catapano
University Of Milan
Pharmacological and Biomolecular Sciences
Milan, Italy

placeholder-faces.jpgDoctor George Andrikopoulos
Erikos Ntynan Hospital
Athens, Greece

Host

dimitrios-richter-2015.jpgDoctor Dimitrios Richter, FESC
Head of cardiac department
Euroclinic Hospital
Athens, Greece

 

Session information

This webinar addresses general cardiologists but also cardiologists wishing to update their scientific knowledge on the topic.

During the webinar, you will be encouraged to send your questions by chat and interact with our key opinion leaders who will provide live feedback.

Technical settings

The webinar is available on PC and tablets. The use of a smartphone is not recommended.

To answer the MCQs during the live, you must allow pop-up windows.

A high-speed Internet connection is required (minimum 2 Mbps).