Clinical Cardiology Alert (Vol. 34, No. 7) - July 1, 2015

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Release date: July 2015

Valid through: July 2018

Target Audience

This activity is intended for the cardiologist.

Subjects

  • Is It Time to Purge Full-Strength Aspirin From the Outpatient Armamentarium?
  • Antiplatelet Therapy After TAVR: Where are the Data?
  • New Insights into Anthracycline Cardiotoxicity
  • Long-Term Weight Loss Rivals Medications and Ablation for AF Rhythm Control
  • Folate Supplements and Primary Stroke Prevention

Objectives

  • To present the latest information regarding diagnosis and treatment of cardiac disease
  • To discuss the pros and cons of these interventions, as well as possible complications
  • To discuss the pros, cons, and cost-effectiveness of new and traditional diagnostic tests
  • To present current data regarding outpatient care of cardiac patients

Credit Available

Physicians

  • Maximum of 2.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

Sponsor

This activity is sponsored by AHC Media.

Accreditation Statement

AHC Media is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 

Credit Designation

Physicians

AHC Media designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 2.25 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Faculty Listing

Authors

Michael Crawford, MD

Cara Pellegrini, MD

Van Selby, MD

Jeffrey Zimmet, MD, PhD

Editors

AHC Media executive editor: Leslie Coplin

Associate Managing Editor: Jonathan Springston

Editorial Board Members 

Van Selby, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, UCSF Cardiology Division, Advanced Heart Failure Section

Cara N. Pellegrini, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, UCSF, Cardiology Division, Electrophysiology Section, San Francisco VA Medical Center

Jeffrey Zimmet, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, San Francisco VA Medical Center

Financial Disclosure

Clinical Cardiology Alert’s Editor, Michael H. Crawford, MD, peer reviewer Susan Zhao, MD, Associate Managing Editor Jonathan Springston, and Executive Editor Leslie Coplin report no financial relationships relevant to this field of study.

Van Selby, no relationship relevant to this field of study

Cara Pellegrini, no relationship relevant to this field of study

Jeffrey Zimmet, no relationship relevant to this field of study.

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