On Demand CE - What Nurses Need to Know About the 2018 Cholesterol Guidelines

ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE NEW AHA/ACC CHOLESTEROL GUIDELINES 

Keeping up-to-date with changes in guidelines and how they apply to your clinical practice does not have to be overwhelming—simply tune in to this one-hour live webinar and learn what you need to know. Presented by Lynne Braun, PhD, CNP, CLS, FAAN who was part of the guidelines committee, this webinar is sure to help you and your patients in effectively managing their cholesterol. 

Credit: 1.0 CE contact hours, including 0.5 hours pharmacology
Cost: $0 for members, $25 for non-members

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Faculty:

  • Lynne Braun, PhD, CNP, CLS, FAAN
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to: 
  • Highlight the major changes from the previous (2013) cholesterol guidelines and the new (2018) guidelines.
  • Describe how to determine which patients would benefit from cholesterol-lowering treatments.
  • Review current lifestyle recommendations in the management of elevated cholesterol.
  • Summarize guideline directed medications in the treatment of high cholesterol and their application in selected case studies.
hand in glove holding vile of blood for lipid profile test
This educational activity is provided by the Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association (PCNA). PCNA is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) as an approved provider of Nurse Practitioner continuing education, provider number 030602.