This course is a production of a recent live webinar held on 17th June 2021 by KCS which is the thirty-sixth series of COVID-19 related webinars intended for clinicians and other healthcare providers in Kenya regarding the pneumococcal disease burden within the context of the pandemic.
The course objectives include:
1. Serving as an educational aid and reference material for clinicians as well as other healthcare workers regarding the pneumococcal disease burden in adults with cardiovascular diseases.
2. Disseminate information and knowledge to health care workers on the value of pneumococcal vaccination in adults with cardiovascular diseases amongst others.
The course includes recorded videos in lecture style, videos of practical skills.
Part 1: Introduction
Part 2: The protective effect of pneumococcal vaccination on cardiovascular disease in adults