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.
- Review current evidence-based guidelines for the management of dyslipidemia.
- Outline non-pharmacologic strategies for management of elevated LDL-C and triglycerides.
- Identify guideline based pharmacotherapy for the management of dyslipidemia and use case examples to discuss their clinical application.
Lynne Braun, RN, ANP, PhD