Physicians' Academy for Cardiovascular Education

Guidelines and the role of non-statin therapies for high risk ASCVD patients

PCSK9: Outcomes and trials in clinical perspective

10' education - Jan. 7, 2019 - Wouter Jukema, MD - Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands

This video is part of an educational series of four lectures focussed on PCSK9: Outcomes and trials in clinical perspective. In this module, prof. Jukema discusses the use of PCSK9 inhibitors in high risk patients and the recommendations from international guidelines.

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  • How to treat high-risk subgroups? 01:08
  • PCSK9 inhibition as novel approach to LDL-c reduction 04:51
  • Alirocumab in patients with ACS: The ODYSSEY OUTCOMES trial 05:40
  • How do recent international guidelines position PCSK9 inhibitors? 06:46

Educational information

This educational video is the fourth part of a series called "PCSK9: Outcomes and trials in clinical perspective" that are aimed to give cardiologists in secondary care and other healthcare professionals with an interest in treating patients with cardiovascular disease a well-balanced expert view on the current state of the art about the impact of PCSK9 inhibition on lipids and cardiovascular risk

This recording was developed under auspices of PACE-cme. Views expressed in the recording are those of the presenter and do not necessarily reflect the views of PACE-cme.

Other topics covered in this series

Other lectures part of this educational series are:

Faculty

J. Wouter Jukema, MD, PhD, FESC, FACC, is Professor of Cardiology, an established Clinical Investigator of the Netherlands Heart Foundation, as well as Chairman of “Leiden Vascular Medicine” at Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC) in the Netherlands.

CME Accreditation

This course is applied for online CME accreditation at EBAC (European Board for Accreitation in Cardiology). Once accredited the CME programme will be available in our CME section

Disclosures

This educational series is funded by an unrestricted educational grant provided by Sanofi-Regeneron.

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