Description

Professor Ahmet Fuat PhD FRCGP FRCP (London) FRCP (Edinburgh) PGDiP (Cardiology)
GP Darlington
Professor of Primary Care Cardiology, Durham University

Hypertension

• Establishing a diagnosis: what are the new cut offs?
• How low should we go?: The SPRINT Trial
• Practical prescribing of antihypertensives: Which drugs, what doses and when to take them
• Lifestyle interventions
• Assessing Target organ damage
• ECGs in Hypertension
• Isolated Systolic Hypertension
• Secondary Hypertension

Lipids and Management of CV Risk

• Pathophysiology and risk assessment
• LDL-C lowering benefits
• NICE guidelines on lipid lowering and Familial Hypercholesterolaemia
• Beyond statins – the use of Ezetimibe, Bempedoic Acid, PCSK9I and Inclisiran
• Statin intolerance
• Accelerated Access Collaborative guidance