November 20-22, 2015 - Four Seasons - Las Vegas, Nevada
Mayo Clinic Course Directors: Malcolm R. Bell, M.D., Rajiv Gulati, M.D., Ph.D.
Coronary Artery Disease:Case-Based Learning is designed to provide practicing physicians and healthcare staff with an in-depth overview of the entire spectrum of coronary artery disease. Novel risk factors, state of the art imaging technologies and new management strategies for patients with acute coronary artery disease will be highlighted. The evolving role of revascularization, interventional cardiology, coronary surgery, and options for the management of advanced non-revascularizable coronary artery disease will be discussed. Population trends and future directions in new scientific breakthroughs such as cell therapy for patients with coronary artery disease will be reviewed.
Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:
- Describe lifestyle interventions and primary preventative measures that improve cardiovascular prognosis
- Describe contemporary diagnostic and management strategies for acute coronary syndromes including ST-elevation myocardial infarction
- Integrate the use of contemporary imaging modalities for the detection and treatment of coronary artery disease
- Recognize the latest diagnostic and management strategies for patients with stable coronary artery disease
Attendance at this Mayo course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine designates this live activity, for a maximum of 17.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Health Care Professionals: A record of attendance will be provided to other healthcare professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.
This course offers the unique opportunity for commercial companies to interact with health care providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in exhibit space during this course, please contact Charlene Tri.