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Heart Failure Management in a Changing Paradigm

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  • Heart Failure

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  • 1.00 EBAC

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Heart Failure Management in a Changing Paradigm
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Overview

During this unique broadcast, Radcliffe Medical Education brings together a globally-renowned European and American faculty to participate in a roundtable discussion. Radcliffe’s roundtable discussions are to provide both a reflection on the HF landscape following published data at congress and to examine what future developments can be expected at forthcoming events via lively discussion and data presentations.

 

Prof Andrew Coats (University of Warwick, UK) leads proceedings, and is joined by Dr Shelley Zieroth (University of Manitoba, CA), Dr Javed Butler (University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS) and Dr Piotr Ponikowski (Wroclaw Medical University, Wroclaw, PL) for an insightful presentation and a discussion. 

Support Statement

This programme is supported by an educational grant from the Boehringer Ingelheim ​and Lilly Alliance.

 

This content is not intended for UK or US Health Care professionals.

Disclosure

In compliance with EBAC guidelines, all speakers/chairpersons participating in this programme have disclosed or indicated potential conflicts of interest which might cause a bias in the presentations. 

The Organising Committee/Course Director is responsible for ensuring that all potential conflicts of interest relevant to the event are declared to the audience prior to the CME activities. 

Terms & Conditions

Radcliffe Education requires contributors to our CME programmes to disclose any relevant financial relationships that have occurred within the past 12 months that could create a conflict of interest. These will be identified in the faculty section if applicable.

 

The session, ‘Heart Failure Management in a Changing Paradigm’ is accredited by the European Board for Accreditation in Cardiology (EBAC) for 1 hour of external CME credits. 

 

Each participant should claim only those hours of credit that have actually been spent in the educational activity. EBAC works according to the quality standards of the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME), which is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS).

 

Through an agreement between the European Board for Accreditation in Cardiology and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EBAC External CME credits to AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Information on the process to convert EBAC credit to AMA credit can be found on the AMA website.

Instructions to Participants

There is no fee for taking part in this online learning activity.

 

Activities are designed to be completed within 60 minutes and must be completed by the registered user. Physicians should only claim credits for time spent on the activity. To successfully earn credit, participants must complete the activity in full in the indicated time frame.

 

To complete the course and claim certification participants must:

 

  • Read the course outline information supplied and complete pre-test questions if supplied prior to starting the activity. Users must read and study the activity in its entirety before completing the post-test questions.

 

  • Your results will be automatically saved and if a pass score is achieved (where applicable), you may be eligible to claim credit for the activity and receive a certificate of completion.

Target Audience

  • Global Heart Failure Physicians
  • General Cardiologists

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Recall the utility of EF in heart failure treatment, patient selection and treatment response
  • Identify alternative measures to EF for the purposes HF severity and therapeutic efficacy
  • Incorporate quality of life measures for assessing therapeutic efficacy in HF
  • Recall outcomes from heart failure trials from recent congress and publications and their impact on practice
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Module

Title

Duration

Speakers

Session 1 EF in Context Shelley Zieroth
Session 2 Life Beyond EF Javed Butler
Session 3 Round-up of New Data in HF and How to Apply Them to Practice Piotr Ponikowski
Session 4 Discussion Andrew JS Coats
Session 1.

EF in Context

Duration:

Speakers: Shelley Zieroth

Session 2.

Life Beyond EF

Duration:

Speakers: Javed Butler

Session 3.

Round-up of New Data in HF and How to Apply Them to Practice

Duration:

Speakers: Piotr Ponikowski

Session 4.

Discussion

Duration:

Speakers: Andrew JS Coats

Speaker

Shelley Zieroth

St Boniface Hospital, Winnipeg, CA

Dr Shelley Zieroth is Professor at the College of Medicine, Max Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, as well as Director of the Heart Failure and Heart Transplant Clinics at St Boniface Hospital in Winnipeg, Canada.

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Javed Butler

University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS, US

Dr Javed Butler is President, Baylor Scott and White Research Institute, Senior Vice President for the Baylor Scott and White Health and Professor of Medicine at the University of Mississippi, US.

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Piotr Ponikowski

Wroclaw Medical University, Wroclaw, PL

Piotr Ponikowski is Head of the Department of Heart Diseases, Wroclaw Medical University and Head of the Cardiology Department at the Center for Heart Diseases at 4th Military Hospital, Wroclaw, Poland.

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Chair

Andrew JS Coats

Heart Research Institute, NSW, AU

Prof Coats is Editor-in-Chief of the Cardiac Failure Review journal. He has published over 20 patents, more than 750 full research papers and more than 120,000 career citations and has a personal H-index of

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1.00 EBAC

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