Pharmacological Management of Heart Failure

Pharmacological Management of Heart Failure

Kenya Cardiac Society

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

Cardiology

1H

English

Online

Course Overview

This course presents the latest information about cardio vascular disorders and pharmacological management(approach) of heart failure from Key Opinion Leaders in the field of cardiology in Kenya that includes a top-ranked Professor and a Cardiologist.

Its a 1 hour CPD accredited free course aimed at health professionals practising in Kenya and the region with an interest in cardiovascular care and pharmacological management of heart failure.

The main goal is to share evidence-based, practical insights and knowledge that are aimed at improving the standard of care of pharmacology therapy for heart failure in the region.

The course is made of 9 short sections composed of video modules each covering different classes of cardiovascular drugs.

The videos are followed with multiple-choice questions after each module. Learners will be allowed two trials on each module quizzes so as achieve a pass mark in order to proceed to the next section.

Educational methods

E-learning course, Clinical case


Trainers


Agenda

Part 1 - Pharmacological Therapy of Heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF) -10 min video

Part 2 - Decongestion-14 min. video

Part 3 - ACEI/ and ARBs in heart failure management-5 min. video

Part 4 - Managing the heart rate and role of Mineralocorticoid antagonists (MRAs)-14 min. video

Part 5 - Role of Angiotensin Neprilysin Inhibitors (ARNIs)-6 min video

Part 6 - Sacubitril Valsartan dose, up titration and monitoring-2 min. video

Part 7 - Role of Hydralazine isosorbide Dinitrate-8 min .video

Part 8 - Anticoagulation-10 min. video

Part 9 - SGLT - 2 min. video


Technical Prerequisites

To access to online resources Requires online access to the course videos



Coming session Starts Sep 01, 2019
Ends Sep 30, 2020