This lecture, recorded during the 2020 Live Review Course & Clinical Update, educates NPs about the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular conditions commonly seen in primary care. Content reflects evidence-based guidelines and focuses on the most important steps in diagnosis and management.
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Video: Video format requires Google Chrome. Each video purchase can be viewed two times within 6 months of purchase.
Audio: Each audio purchase is accessible for 2 years from the date of purchase.
At the conclusion of this activity, the learner will be able to:
- Discuss the etiology and prevalence of the following common cardiovascular health conditions: hypertension, heart failure, dyslipidemia and heart murmurs.
- State the common symptoms and specific assessment findings associated with hypertension, heart failure, dyslipidemia and heart murmurs.
- Identify the appropriate pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic management options for patients with hypertension, heart failure, dyslipidemia and heart murmurs.
1.25 contact hours (1.0 pharmacology)
TIME TO COMPLETE
1 hour, 14 minutes plus posttest
This activity is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. APEA is an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Program ID #2020-02-10P, 2020-02-29P. Provider number 100820.
This course is taught by Amelie Hollier, DNP, FNP-BC, FAANP, a nationally certified family nurse practitioner who is one of the most dynamic and sought after speakers in the healthcare industry. She is the president and CEO of APEA.