Webinar: The 2019 Guideline for Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease
Guideline writing panel member and former PCNA President Dr. Cheryl Dennison-Himmelfarb provides a timely discussion of the 2019 Guideline for Primary Prevention of CVD with a focus on the role of nurses in applying the guidelines to clinical practice. This Guideline integrates recent cholesterol, hypertension, and physical activity guidelines and addresses aspirin in primary prevention.
Faculty: Cheryl Dennison-Himmelfarb RN, ANP, PhD, FAAN, Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing
1.0 CE contact hours
$25 non-members/$0 members
- Review the purpose of the 2019 CVD Primary Prevention Guideline.
- Discuss the role of risk estimators and assessment of social determinants of health on treatment decisions.
- Review new recommendations for aspirin use, tobacco use, and healthy lifestyles.
- Describe the role of team-based care and shared-decision making in applying the guideline to various clinical practice settings.