Managing CVD Risks in Older Adults: Lessons from a Geriatric Cardiology Practice

Learn about the relationship between aging and cardiovascular risk management with a thoughtful discussion of non-traditional risk reduction including reducing frailty and sedentariness

Risk Assessment and Management
Member Cost: $0
Credits: 0.75 CE contact hours, 0.25 CE pharmacology hours

Course Overview

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Lessons from a Geriatric Cardiology Practice

Learn about the relationship between aging and cardiovascular risk management with a thoughtful discussion of non-traditional risk reduction including reducing frailty and sedentariness

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the unique challenges in preventing and treating CVD in older adults.
  • Review current evidence-based recommendations for medical and lifestyle management of CVD in older adults.

Faculty

  • Dan Forman, MD, FAHA, FACC