Kathy Byrne, MSN, CRNP, CCRN.,and Lisa Maher, DNP, ARNP, FNP-BC, FPCNA, describe the most common genetic dyslipidemia–elevated lipoprotein (a), or Lp(a). The discussion includes testing for Lp(a)–especially cascade screening for family members, and others who may be at risk. Resources for patients and HCPs are also part of the conversation.
Earn 0.25 CE contact hours from listening to the podcast episode and completing the course components.
Member Cost: $0
Credits: 0.3 CE contact hours, 0.0 CE pharmacology hours
- Describe the prevalence of elevated Lp(a)
- Discuss the importance of testing, especially for family members of patients with Lp(a)
- Identify key partner organizations and patient education resources for patients with Lp(a) and their families
CE certificate available upon successful completion of the post-test and program evaluation.
- Kathy Byrne, MSN, CRNP, CCRN
- Lisa Maher, DNP, ARNP, FNP-BC, FPCNA
PCNA is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider number: 030602.