This course highlights the importance of recognizing inherited cardiovascular diseases and documenting any family history of cardiovascular disease, as well as implementing family cardiovascular screening and determining which patients might need additional genetic testing.

Course Details

In this course, you will learn:
  • Recognize inherited cardiovascular diseases
  • Implement family cardiovascular screening
  • Offer genetic testing to the right patient

Method and medium:

Learners participate in the interactive learning modules by correctly answering multiple choice questions dispersed throughout. Learners will be prompted to try again if a question is answered incorrectly.

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Estimated time to Complete: 30 minutes
Credit/contact hours: .5
Expiration date: Nov 6, 2022
Publication date: Nov 6, 2019

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Course Author

Matthew J. Thomas, ScM

Genetic Counselor

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