SIHD Programs

Management of Stable Ischemic Heart Disease (SIHD)

Every year, PCNA brings free continuing education to cities across the country. The Management of Stable Ischemic Heart Disease (SIHD) programs earn up to 3 (3.6 in CA) ANCC contact hours of CE. Click on the city where you would like to register from the list below. You will be routed to MedEdPlanner.com to complete registration of the SIHD program. 

This Year's Cities Include:

SIHD Programs
Asheville, NC | 9-20 
Baltimore, MD | 11-1 
Charlottesville, VA | 10-18 
Cedar Falls, IA | 10-4 
Denver, CO | 10-18 
Detroit, MI | 9-13 
New Orleans, LA | 9-27
Tampa | 11-1

This Year's Program Topics

  • SIHD Risk Stratification 
  • SIHD in the Older Adult: Diagnostic and Management Considerations 
  • Diabetes and Stable Ischemic Heart Disease

Educational Objectives

SIHD: RISK STRATIFICATION

• Review modalities for stratifying risk of a cardiovascular event in symptomatic patients with suspected stable ischemic heart disease (SIHD)
• Identify patient populations at higher risk for SIHD
• Discuss approaches to risk stratification for patients with SIHD, in particular chronic stable angina, and the probability of developing coronary artery disease 

SIHD IN THE OLDER ADULT: DIAGNOSTIC AND MANAGEMENT CONSIDERATIONS

• Apply diagnostic modalities in symptomatic patients with suspected stable 
ischemic heart disease (SIHD) based on the ACCF/AHA/ACP/AATS/PCNA/SCAI/STS Guideline for the Diagnosis and Management of Patients With Stable Ischemic Heart Disease
• Risk stratify patients with SIHD for the probability of developing complications based on the ACCF/AHA/ACP/AATS/PCNA/SCAI/STS Guideline for the Diagnosis and Management of Patients With Stable Ischemic Heart Disease

• Appropriately select optimal medical therapy and revascularization for my patients with SIHD based on the ACCF/AHA/ACP/AATS/PCNA/SCAI/STS Guideline for the Diagnosis and Management of Patients With Stable Ischemic Heart Disease
 

DIABETES AND STABLE ISCHMIC HEART DISEASE

• Describe the goals of therapy in patients with diabetes and chronic stable 
ischemic heart disease (SIHD)
• Review approaches to risk stratification for patients with diabetes and SIHD and the probability of developing coronary heart disease
• Discuss current thinking on use of optimal medical therapy versus surgical and interventional approaches in the management of patients with diabetes and chronic SIHD


ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

 

The University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing Continuing Nursing Education is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) Commission on Accreditation.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #13699. Contact Hours approved through Iowa Western Community College, Iowa Board of Nursing Provider #6.

This activity is provided for 3.0 contact hours under ANCC criteria or 3.6 contact hours by California Provider for successful completion of this educational activity. This activity may provide pharmacological contact hours for APRNs.

Note: The ANCC accreditation criteria compute 1 contact hour for each 60 minutes of learning activity. California requirements compute 1 contact hour for every 50 minutes of learning activity. Nurses should only claim credit consistent with the actual time they spent attending the learning activity.