COVID-19 and CVD insights from the front lines

COVID-19 and CVD insights from the front lines

Kenya Cardiac Society

Kenya Cardiac Society
4th Avenue Towers, 11th Floor, Fourth Ngong Road, Upperhill Nairobi, Kenya


60 Mins

English Site


Course Overview

This course is a production of a recent live webinar held on 30th April 2020 by KCS which is the first of a series of COVID-19 related webinars intended for clinicians and healthcare providers in Kenya and the region handling cardiovascular patients within the context of the pandemic.

The course objectives include:
1. Serving as an educational aid and reference material for clinicians as well as healthcare workers managing CVD patients within the context of COVID-19.
2. Disseminate information and knowledge to health care workers on relevant issues such as Cardiovascular diseases and Covid-19, making difficult decisions, management of heart failure amongst others.

The course includes recorded videos in lecture style, videos of practical skills.

Educational Methods
E-learning course


Part 1: Introduction to CVD and COVID-19
Part 2: Cardiovascular impact of COVID-19 pandemic
Part 3: Making difficult clinical decisions
Part 4: Managing a heart failure clinic amidst the COVID-19 crisis
Part 5: Management of acute infarction in COVID-19
Part 6: Resuscitating the COVID-19 patient
Part 7: Question and Answer

Coming session Starts May 01, 2020
Ends Apr 30, 2021