Lipid Management in 2019: Putting Evidence-Based Guidelines into Practice

The latest National Cholesterol Guidelines

Lipid Management
Member Cost: $0Non-member Cost: $0
Credits: 1.0 CE contact hours, 0.7 CE pharmacology hours

Course Overview


Dr. Lynne Braun, nurse practitioner and clinical lipid specialist, reviews the latest update of the National Cholesterol Guideline. She addresses the Guideline’s top ten recommendations and their implications for clinical practice. The course covers the pharmacological and non-pharmacologic strategies for managing elevated LDL-C and triglycerides.


Learning Objectives

  1. Review current evidence-based guidelines for the management of dyslipidemia.
  2. Outline non-pharmacologic strategies for management of elevated LDL-C and triglycerides.
  3. Identify guideline based pharmacotherapy for the management of dyslipidemia and use case examples to discuss their clinical application.


Lynne Braun, RN, ANP, PhD