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Masterclasses

ESC Prevention of CVD Programme

Get the essentials of lipid management, implementation of polypills, and secondary prevention with these masterclasses held at EuroPrevent. Take the free online courses to test your knowledge with MCQ’s!



Modern management of dyslipidemia: part I

Authors(s): Prof. Guy De Backer, Doc. E Murat Tuzcu, Prof. Meral Kayikcioglu, Prof. Urh Groselj

Learning objectives : At the conclusion of this program, participants should be able to understand the importance, diagnosis and management of familial hypercholesterolemia in adults as well as children and adolescents, and discuss the causality and target for LDL and its importance in plaque regression.

Contents: 

  • How to determine the appropriate target LDL-level: is there a threshold value?
  • Plaque regression: fact or fiction?
  • How to diagnose familial hypercholesterolemia.
  • Familial hypercholesterolaemia in children and adolescents.

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Modern management of dyslipidemia: part II

Authors(s): Prof. Jean-Paul Schmid, Prof. Eric Sijbrands, Prof. Lale Tokgözoğlu, Prof. Massimo Piepoli

Learning objectives: At the conclusion of this program, participants should be able to discuss the role of HDL-C and TG as a treatment target; Diagnose and manage statin associated muscle symptoms; Discuss which diet to prescribe in patients with metabolic syndrome: low carb or low cholesterol.

Contents: 

  • HDL-C: vascular protective effects, dysfunction and therapeutic target
  • How to diagnose statin associated muscle symptoms.
  • How to manage a patient with statin intolerance.
  • 2016 ESC CVD Prevention Guideline: recommendations on diet and metabolic disorders. 

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Secondary Prevention: unmet medical needs - Session I

Authors(s): Prof. Frank L.Visseren, Prof. Peter Michael Clemmensen, Prof. Jean-Paul Schmid,Prof. Christoph Hubert Saely

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Secondary Prevention: unmet medical needs - Session II

Authors(s): Prof. Kornelia Kotseva, Prof. Massimo Francesco Piepoli, Prof. Margaret Cupples, Prof. Paul Dendale

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The cardiovascular polypill: background and practical implementation 

Cardiovascular risk and polypill

Authors(s): Prof. Maklim Graham, Prof. Uwe Nixdorff, Diederick E. Grobbee, Oscar Franco Duran

Online course available soon

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The cardiovascular polypill: practical implementation

Authors(s): Prof. Diederick E Grobbee, Prof. Melvin Lafeber, Prof. Vivencio Barrios, Prof. Jose Ramon Gonzalez Juanatey

Online course available soon 

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These masterclasses are held in the framework of the ESC Prevention of CVD Programme (Phase II) - led by the European Association of Preventive Cardiology (EAPC) in collaboration with the Acute Cardiovascular Care Association (ACCA) and the ESC Council on Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions (CCNAP).