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How Low Can You Go? LDL - Is Lower Really Better?
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD. cholesterol CME
Free CME Credit Hours...1.0.
CME Credits Awarded by...Vindico Medical Education.
Cost for Credit...Free.
Instruction Type...Video Lectures.
Target Audience...Cardiologists, endocrinologists, primary care physicians, family physicians, internists, and other health care professionals involved in the treatment of patients with dyslipidemia.
Educational material last updated...August 25, 2016.
CME Credit Expires...August 24, 2017.
Financial Support...Amgen.
How Low Can You Go? LDL - Is Lower Really Better?  features interviews with clinical experts, who discuss newly released evidence and guidelines regarding cardiovascular risk assessment, best practices when evaluating patients with elevated LDL-C, clinical study data pertaining to the effects of lowering LDL-C beyond evidence-based recommendations, and use of non-statin therapies for the treatment of dyslipidemia in patients who cannot achieve desired target levels.
Upon successful completion of How Low Can You Go? LDL - Is Lower Really Better?, you should be better able to:
• Incorporate cardiovascular risk assessment, evidence-based guidelines, and best practices when evaluating patients with elevated LDL-C.
• Assess clinical study data pertaining to the effect of lowering LDL-C beyond evidence-based recommendations and its effect on cardiovascular risk reduction.
• Evaluate the use of non-statin therapies for the treatment of dyslipidemia in patients who are intolerant or in patients who cannot achieve desired target levels. • Incorporate therapeutic regimens with demonstrated ability to reduce risk markers other than LDL-C.
• Incorporate therapeutic regimens with demonstrated ability to reduce risk markers other than LDL-C.

Diabetes Full Circle: Digesting New Data on Combination Therapy and Cardiovascular Risk Free Diabetes CME
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
Free Diabetes CME Credit Hours...0.75 (Three sections of 0.25 hour each).
American Osteopathic Association (AOA) credit is also provided.
CME Credits Awarded by...Vindico Medical Education.
Cost for Credit...Free.
Instruction Type...Slide-Video Lectures.
Target Audience...Family physicians, endocrinologists, osteopathic physicians and other health care professionals involved in the treatment of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM).
Educational material last updated...April 19, 2016.
CME Credit Expires...April 18, 2017.
Financial Support...Boehringer-Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Lilly USA, LLC.
In Diabetes Full Circle, leading experts discuss new guidelines in the management of Type-2 Diabetes Mellitus. The presentation consists of 3 interviews: 
• Digesting New Guidelines: Are They a Game Changer for Treating Diabetes and More?
• Digesting New Data: Combination SGLT2 Inhibitors with DPP-4 Inhibitors
• Digesting New Data in T2DM: Improving CV Risk
After viewing Diabetes Full Circle, you should be better able to:
• Apply newly released evidence and guidelines to practice regarding glycemic management in patients with type 2 diabetes.
• Include new findings about incretin-based therapy and sodium glucose co-transporter 2 inhibitors into management strategies for patients with diabetes.
• Assess the evidence for the use of combined SGLT2/DPP-4 inhibitor therapy to improve glycemic control and other cardiovascular risk factors in patients with type 2 diabetes.

Alzheimer Disease (AD) and Its Complications: Best Practices, Emerging Therapies, and Barriers to Care Alzheimer's Disease CME 
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
Alzheimer's Disease CME Credit hours...1.0.
CME Credits Awarded by....ScientiaCME.
Cost...........Free.
Instruction Type...Streaming Video Lecture.
Target Audiences...Healthcare professionals specializing in: neurology, gerontology, internal medicine, palliative care, or those who otherwise commonly care for patients with AD or who frequently encounter them or their caregivers in practice.
Educational material updated...December 21, 2015.
Expiration of CME credit...December 21, 2017.
Financial Support...AVANIR.
Topics covered in Alzheimer Disease (AD) and Its Complications include:
Epidemiology of and risk factors for Alzheimer Disease (AD), Symptomatology and diagnosis of AD, Treatment in patients with AD, Complications and barriers to optimal care in patients with AD and many more.
After completing Alzheimer Disease (AD) and Its Complications, you will be able to:
• Describe what is presently known about the pathophysiology of AD and the challenges associated with diagnosis and treatment of AD.
• Evaluate a treatment plan for a specific patient based on degree of AD to optimize safety and efficacy, suggesting modifications for improvement.
• Identify the present treatment options currently available for management of AD and apply them to patient cases using evidence-based medicine.
• Describe emerging drug therapies in the treatment of AD.
• Describe barriers to care and suggest therapies for treating cognitive and behavioral complications secondary to AD 
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