Hypertension and Dyslipidemia - CME Evaluation (sec id 216)
This course is designed for physicians (internal medicine, family medicine, endocrinologists, general medicine, and OB-GYN), pharmacists, physician assistants, nurses, nurse practitioners, and other healthcare professionals interested in learning about the advancements of preventative and anti-aging medicine.
Upon completion of this module, the participants will:
- Recall the pathogenesis of hypertension and the role of vascular biology, three finite vascular responses of inflammation, oxidative stress and vascular immune function), plasma renin activity (PRA) and aldosterone to select optimal integrative anti-hypertensive therapy to reduce BP and decrease CVD
- Describe effective methods to promote vasular repair, reduce vascular damage and define the interrelationships of the cardiovascular system, gastrointestinal tract and microbiome
- Review underlying causes and mechanisms of hypertension and dyslipidemia and dyslipidemia-induced cardiovascular disease
- Discuss optimal drug therapies in combination with nutraceutical supplements
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine. The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 60 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 60.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.