Our first online CME in collaboration with theHeart.org

June 22, 2011

The program is found on theHeart.org’s website however you need to acquire an account with a password to be able to see the content of the program. Below is a brief presentation.

Managing Patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes: Current Challenges and Emerging Solution 
1 CME credit

Course Director: Prof. Karl Swedberg

Learning objectives:

  • Understand the challenges associated with acute and long-term treatment of acute coronary syndromes, including variability in platelet inhibition associated with clopidogrel.
  • Describe the mechanistic differences between reversibly and irreversibly binding P2Y12 inhibitors and the potential implications of these differences for the treatment of acute coronary syndromes.
  • Discuss the therapeutic challenges facing clinicians in the emergency room, the cath lab and in patients requiring coronary artery bypass surgery.

Target audience

Trained cardiologist, Interventional cardiologist and other physicians


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