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Promising New Strategies for Complex Lipid Patients: When, Where and How

Promising New Strategies for Complex Lipid Patients: When, Where and How

Promising New Strategies for Complex Lipid Patients: When, Where and How

Neil Stone, MD, MACP, FAHA, FACC
Neil Stone, MD, MACP, FAHA, FACC
on behalf of Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association

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Launch date: 04 Jan 2018
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Last updated: 23 Aug 2018

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This course is only available to trainees days after purchase. It would need to be repurchased by the trainee if not completed in the allotted time period. This course is no longer available. You will need to repurchase if you wish to take the course again.

Description

This course provides a deeper insight on New Strategies for Complex Lipid Patients.
Nurses, advanced practice nurses, and other healthcare providers interested in the prevention and management of cardiovascular disease will benefit from this course.

Objectives

On completion of this course, the learner will be able to:
1. Contrast the mechanism of action of statins and PCSK9s in lowering LDL cholesterol

2. Define the scope of the problem of statin intolerance

3. List the indication for use of PCSK9 inhibitors

4 . Contrast the concepts of efficacy and clinical benefit
Neil Stone, MD, MACP, FAHA, FACC

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Neil Stone, MD, MACP, FAHA, FACC
on behalf of Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association

Dr. Neil Stone is a cardiologist at Northwestern Memorial Hospital with a special interest in lipid disorders. He is the Medical Director of the Center for Vascular Disease of the Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute and was named the Bonow Professor of Medicine in 2012 in preventive cardiology at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine. A seasoned and award-winning lipidologist with more than 35 years of experience in the Chicago-land area, Dr. Stone opened Northwestern Memorial's Lipid Disorders Clinic in 1974 and directs the Susanne and Milton Davidson Lipid Disorders/Metabolic Syndrome Clinic on the 19th floor of the Galter Pavillion.

Dr. Stone's research initiatives focus on cardiovascular nutrition, risk factor control and genetic lipid disorders. He is a Master of the American College of Physicians as well as a Fellow of the American Heart Association, American College of Cardiology, and National Lipid Association. He has extensive experience on national guideline panels for lipid management. He is the chair of the 2013 Cholesterol Guidelines for Treatment of Blood Cholesterol to Reduce Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Risk (heart attack and stroke).

In 2014, he was selected by the American Heart Association as Physician of the Year. Consistently elected to the Best Doctors in America by his peers, Dr. Stone was also awarded the New Jersey Healthcare Foundation Humanism in Medicine Award in 2002 and named Outstanding Volunteer Clinical Teacher in 2001 by the American College of Physicians.

Dr. Stone completed medical school at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine, where he graduated summa cum laude in 1968. He completed his internship and residency at Harvard’s Brigham and Women's Hospital and returned to Northwestern University for his cardiovascular fellowship. He studied lipids and cardiology at the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute and was the chief medical resident at Northwestern Memorial from 1973-1974. Dr. Stone is board certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease. He also is an inaugural diplomate of the National Lipid Association.

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This course has been certified by or provided by the following Certified Organization/s:

  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)
  • 1.00 Hours -
    Exam Pass Rate: 70

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