Physicians' Academy for Cardiovascular Education

Possible approaches in precision medicine for secundary CV prevention

Aug. 30, 2016 - ESC Rome, Italy - Dr. Noel Bairey Merz (Los Angeles, CA, USA)

CSI Rome Nicole Jaspers en Gijs Berkelmans (both UMC Utrecht, The Netherlands) discuss the role of precision medicine in secondary prevention with Dr. Noel Bairey Merz (Los Angeles, CA, USA), as well as which approaches and types of data can be considered to assess risk.

Educational information

In the Cardiovascular Scene Investigation (CSI) series, young clinicians with an investigative mindset interview experts about the context and meaning of the results they just presented at the ESC congress.

The series is aimed to explore the background and practical implications of recent scientific developments, like those discussed in the Advances in Science session on Improving cardiovascular disease prevention at the ESC Congress 2016, with speakers in this session.

Faculty & Disclosures

Noel Bairey Merz - Director of Preventive and Rehabilitative Cardiac Center, Director of Clinical Scholars Program, Medical Director of Women's Heart Center, Professor of Medicine at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Nicole Jaspers and Gijs Berkelmans - UMC Utrecht, The Netherlands

The speakers did not receive financial compensation for participating in these interviews