Physicians' Academy for Cardiovascular Education

Combination therapy with PCSK9 mAbs in post-MI patients

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10' education - Sep. 22, 2021 - Derek Connolly, MD, PhD - Birmingham, UK - Online CME

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  • Benefits of LDL-c lowering can happen very early 0:47
  • How are we doing with regard to LDL-c lowering? 3:17
  • The ODYSSEY Outcomes and FOURIER trials 3:49
  • Provide PCSK9 mAbs at the time of MI 7:51
  • Combination therapy in ACS including PCSK9 mAbs 10:19

What is the anticipated reduction in LDL-c with the combination of statin, ezetimibe and PCSK9i?

  • A. 45-50%
  • B. 60%
  • C. 75%
  • D. 85%
  • E. 95%
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Educational information

This lecture by Derek Connolly was part of an accredited symposium "Redefining intensive LDL-c management in high CV risk patients The case for combination therapy" held during the virtual ESC Congress 2021.


Derek Connolly, MD, PhD is a Consultant Interventional Cardiologist and Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer at Birmingham City Hospital, Birmingham, UK.


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


Funding for this educational program was provided by unrestricted educational grants received from Amgen, Sanofi, Novartis and Daiichi Sankyo.

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