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• Current Controversies in Hypertension and Hyperlipidemia • Karbowski


Summary:
In this activity, Dr. Karbowski identifies appropriate blood pressure treatment goals for patients with hypertension, and discusses the role of blood lipid levels in the management of hyperlipidemia.
 
 
The lecture was originally recorded at The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy's annual Pharmacy Practice Seminar, held on September  24-25, 2016 in Austin, Texas. 
 
Target Audience:
This course is designed for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians.
 
Program Design:
This course is presented in a lecture format, available via MP4 files, and is accompanied by PDFs of the presenter's PowerPoint slides.  A post-test and program evaluation will be completed after reviewing the  presentation.  The post-test and evaluation must be completed BEFORE September 2018.
 
Note:  The video and PDF documents were developed to work on most computers, tablet, and smartphones. 
 

Fee

$15.00

CE Hours

1.00

CE Units

0.100

Activity Type

  • Knowledge

Target Audience(s)

  • Pharmacists
  • Technicians

Accreditation(s)

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
 

Requirements for CE Credit

 
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The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.  This online activity is approved for 0.00 CEUs (1.00 contact hour) of continuing education credit.  In order to receive 1.00 contact hours of CE credit, the participant must watch the videos in their entirety, complete the online post-tests, and complete the online evaluation. 

 
Technical Requirements:  Ability to view mp4 video and sound, ability to view and/or download Adobe PDF documents.  Works on most computers, smart phones, tablets, and other connected devices. 

 

 

 

Objectives

  • Identify appropriate blood pressure treatment goals for a patient with hypertension.
  • Identify if a patient falls within a statin benefit group (given patient case).
  • Discuss the role of blood lipid levels in the management hyperlipidemia.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

James A. Karboski picture

James A. Karboski, Pharm.D.
Clinical Associate Professor, The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharm

Activity Number

0067-000-16-039-H01-P/T

Release Date: Sep 25, 2016
Credit Expiration Date: Sep 25, 2018

CE Hours

1.00