AHA Webinar: Heart Failure Guidelines and Evidence-Based Practice: Practical Tips in Heart Failure Management
As an extension of the content covered in the first webinar, the second will address challenges, areas identified as greatest need from first webinar and to reinforce practice and behavior aspects that will contribute to improved patient care and outcomes.
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AHA Webinar: Heart Failure Guidelines and Evidence Based Practice: Practical Tips in Heart Failure Management

 

Participation and Successful Completion

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Hardware/Software Requirements
Internet Explorer 7 or greater, Firefox (Latest Version), Google Chrome, Windows 7 or above, Safari (Latest Version), Adobe Acrobat Reader, Internet Explorer is not supported on the Macintosh, Mac OS 10.4
 

Target Audience
Physicians - Heart Failure                       
Nurses - Heart Failure
 

Description
Join us as Dr. Deborah Crabbe and Dr. Robin Trupp summarize recent studies and latest evidence for current best practices in reducing preventable hospital readmissions in heart failure.

These experts will address challenges, areas identified as greatest need from the first webinar, and reinforce practice and behavior aspects that will contribute to improved patient care and outcomes.
 

Learning Objectives 
At the completion of this course, the learner will be able to: 

  1. List Treatments of hypertension in HFrEF.

  1. Describe Treatment of HFpEF from hypertension + atrial fibrillation.

  1. Discuss The 2017 guideline recommendations for treatment of anemia and sleep-disordered breathing.

  1. Explain the Role of novel pharmacological therapies in HFrEF.

  1. Identify treatment of Advanced Heart Failure.

 

Course Agenda

Time

Presentation Title

Faculty

Corresponding learning Objective (list by number)

10 minutes

Introduction

Deborah Crabbe

1-5

20 minutes

Case Study #1

Deborah Crabbe

2,5

20 minutes

Case Study #2

Robin Trupp

3,4

5 minutes

Case Study #3

Nancy Albert

3,4,5

5 minutes

Q&A

 

 


Faculty
Deborah Crabbe, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Temple University 

Robin Trupp, PhD, ACNP-BC, APRN, CHFN, FAHA
Adjunct Assistant Clinical Professor
University of Illinois at Chicago 

Accreditation Statements:

In support of improving patient care, the American Heart Association is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

AMA Credit Designation Statement - Physicians
The American Heart Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AAPA Credit Acceptance Statement – Physician Assistants
AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 1.00 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this program.

AANP Credit Acceptance Statement – Nurse Practitioners
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM from organizations accredited by the ACCME. **AMA Credit must be claimed within 6 months of attendance. Credit will no longer be available to claim after February 8, 2018

ANCC Credit Designation Statement - Nurses
The maximum number of hours awarded for this CE activity is 1.00 contact hours. **ANCC Credit must be claimed within 6 months of attendance. CME/CE will no longer be available to claim after February 8, 2018.


Disclosures
All persons who develop and/or control educational content in CME/CE activities provided by the American Heart Association will disclose to the audience all financial relationships with any commercial supporters of this activity as well as with other commercial interests whose lines of business are related to the CME/CE-certified content of this activity.  In addition, presenters will disclose unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations.  Such disclosures will be made in writing in course presentation materials.
 

Medium
This activity is a live or a virtual link activity depending on the location.

Contact Information
To contact the American Heart Association for any questions, please call our customer support center at 888-242-2453.
 

Policy on Privacy and Confidentiality:
Please see the privacy link at the bottom of the Lifelong Learning Center.
 

Copyright Information
Please see the link at the bottom of the Lifelong Learning Center.
 

Commercial Support
This activity is supported by independent medical educational grants from Novartis.



Type:  Internet Live Course
FREE
Activity Price
454 Registered Users
Live Meeting Information
Start: Monday, August 07, 2017 - 1:00 PM
End:
Monday, August 07, 2017 - 2:00 PM

Location: American Heart Association Webinar
Webinar
Webinar, TX
US

Credits
1 Credits> Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education> AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

0 Credits> American Heart Association> AHA

1 Contact Hours> American Nurses Credentialing Center> ANCC

1 Credits> Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education> Attendance Credit