Post-MI Patient
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Program Description

Program Description:

This series of four podcasts addresses primary care perspectives regarding the management of the patient recently discharged following an MI or ACS.

 

PODCAST 1 - Cardiac Risk and Chronic Disease Management in Primary Care

RELEASE DATE: June 15, 2022

Moderator: Dr. Milan Gupta

Guest Speaker: Dr. Vivien Brown

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the clinical priorities for managing a post-MI patient
  • Describe the role of the primary care physician in the management of post-MI patients

PODCAST 2 - Clinician Self-Reflection and Cardiac Risk Reduction

RELEASE DATE: July 13, 2022

Moderator: Dr. Milan Gupta

Guest Speaker: Dr. Neil Naik

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss the role of clinician self-reflection in improving practice patterns
  • Describe the role of early intervention for CV risk management
  • Identify the impact of lifetime exposure to LDL-C

 

PODCAST 3 - Lipids Targets and Thresholds

RELEASE DATE: August 17, 2022

Moderator: Dr. Milan Gupta

Guest Speaker: Dr. Robert Hegele

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss the difference between thresholds and targets in the updated 2021 lipid guidelines
  • Discuss treatment intensification in post-MI patients
  • Describe the role of apo B and Lp(a)

 

PODCAST 4 - Family Physicians Drive Successful Cardiac Outcomes

RELEASE DATE: September 14, 2022

Moderator: Dr. Milan Gupta

Guest Speaker: Dr. Peter Lin

Learning Objectives

  • Explain the importance of the family physician role for improving cardiovascular outcomes in the post-MI patient
  • Describe examples of successes in managing post-MI patients
  • Explore the role of shared care of the post-MI patient

Credit

This 1-credit-per-hour Self-Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Ontario Chapter for up to 0.25 Mainpro+® credits. 

Sponsorship

This program has been developed by the Canadian Collaborative Research Network, a not-for-profit physician organization, and was supported through an educational grant received from Amgen.

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