1 CPD HOURS
The advent of lipid lowering therapy has revolutionised cardiovascular outcomes in the last 20 years. Increasingly, the assessment and management of lipid disorders falls within the remit of primary care and is relevant in the context of a number of other conditions, such as diabetes mellitus and hypertension. Similarly, the management of lipid disorders constitute a significant component of QOF across the various chronic conditions.
Once you complete all 12 assessment questions - and achieve the minimum pass rate of 60% - you'll be awarded with a downloadable 1 hour CPD Certificate, which you can print or upload to your CPD Portfolio.
On completion of this module, you will gain an improved understanding of:
Secondary causes of hyperlipidaemia
How inherited hyperlipidaemia may present and be managed
The assessment and management of hyperlipidaemia for both primary and secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease
Assessment of hyperlipidaemia in children and in pregnancy
Available all year round with 24/7 online access and unlimited resits, you'll be able to learn around your busy schedule and get to grips with your CPD modules whenever you'd like - all you need is an internet connection.
Our CPD modules are written and edited by medical experts within their specialist fields, who have pedigrees in postgraduate education. Questions are reviewed on a regular basis to ensure that they remain relevant and up-to-date with new guidelines.
As a healthcare professional it's important for you to continuously expand on your clinical knowledge, skills and abilities. Our CPD modules will help you achieve this by providing you with a full explanation of answers, further reading, and the option to reflect using our online notes system.