Physicians' Academy for Cardiovascular Education

Asian Lipid MC: Exploring new opportunities for the prevention and the management of CHD and Stroke

held on April 10-11, 2011 in Chengdu, China

May 10, 2011

Exploring new opportunities for the prevention
and the management of CHD and Stroke


Educational Objectives

  • To review new data on the pathophysiology of coronary artery disease and stroke and its relevance to treatment strategies and outcomes
  • To understand the pharmacologic and clinical rationale for lipid management in the patient at increased risk for cardiovascular disease.
  • To develop a consensus on practical guidelines for day-to-day management of patients with CHD & stroke


View and download the presentations


Preventing the clincial manifestations in Asia: Opportunities for Lipid Management

John J.P. Kastelein, MD PhD
Academic Medical Center
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Managing the late consequences of CHD: What is the evidence for lipid management

Phil Barter, MD
The Heart Research Institute
Sydney, Australia

Addressing the stroke crisis in Asia: The opportunity of lipid management for prevention

Prof. Pierre Amarenco, MD
INSERM and Denis Diderot University
Paris, France

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