Physicians' Academy for Cardiovascular Education

Associations of Lp(a) with CV morbidity and mortality

5' education - May 24, 2019 - EAS-endorsed Lp(a) satellite meeting - Pia Kamstrup, MD, PhD – Copenhagen, Denmark

Lp(a) meeting Pia Kamstrup shares data of two general population studies that reveal the effects of elevated Lp(a) levels on CV events, and effects of Lp(a) risk genotypes, which are consistent with Lp(a) being a causal risk factor for CVD.

Educational information

This lecture by Pia Kamstrup was part of the EAS-endorsed satellite meeting "The imminent danger of Lp(a): Time to face the challenge" held prior to the 87th EAS congress in Maastricht

Faculty

Pia Kamstrup, Head of Department at the Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Herlev and Gentofte Hospital, Copenhagen University Hospital, Denmark

Disclosures

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.

View the slides of the presentation held by Pia Kamstrup

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