Physicians' Academy for Cardiovascular Education

Results ODYSSEY OUTCOMES study can change clinical practice for treatment of high-risk ACS patients

Mar. 10, 2018 - Dr. Valentin Fuster, New York, NY, USA

ACC 2018 Dr. Valentin Fuster explains why he thinks that the results with the PCSK9 inhibitor alirocumab can change clinical practice. In the results he also sees the message that LDL levels now considered normal, may actually be too high.

Educational information

This 3-minute education provides a commentary on just presented scientific data, recorded during the ACC 2018 in Orlando. The objective is to provide a brief commentary and potential implications of these findings.


Dr. Valentin Fuster is a cardiologist in New York, NY and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Mount Sinai Hospital and NYC Health and Hospitals/Bellevue.


This recording was independently developed under auspices of PACE-cme. The views expressed in this recording are those of the individual presenters and do not necessarily reflect the views of PACE-cme.

Read more about the results of the ODYSSEY OUTCOMES trial