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And the Beat Goes On: Clinical Implications and Real-World Application of Advances in Heart Failure
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And the Beat Goes On: Clinical Implications and Real-World Application of Advances in Heart Failure


Time to Complete:
15 minutes
Released:
7/14/17
Expires:
7/13/18

Maximum Credits:

0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
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Time to Complete:
15 minutes

Released:
7/14/17

Expires:
7/13/18

Maximum Credits:
0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
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Time to Complete:
15 minutes
Released:
7/14/17
Expires:
7/13/18


Maximum Credits:
0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)


Overview: This 15-minute publication begins with a brief video in which a clinical expert discusses guideline updates for the pharmacologic management of patients with chronic heart failure and reduced ejection fraction. The clinical trial data that led to these updated guidelines are further discussed in the publication.

Faculty

Akshay S. Desai, MD, MPH

Associate Professor

Harvard Medical School

Director, Heart Failure Disease Management

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Boston, MA


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Disclosure Statement

The content of this activity has been peer reviewed and has been approved for compliance. The faculty and contributors have indicated the following financial relationships, which have been resolved through an established COI resolution process, and have stated that these reported relationships will not have any impact on their ability to give an unbiased presentation.  

Akshay S. Desai, MD, MPH
Consulting fees/advisory boards: AstraZeneca, Cheetah Medical, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Merck & Co., Inc., Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation, Relypsa, Inc., Sanofi-aventis U.S. Inc.
Contracted research: Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation

The writer, peer reviewers, and activity planners have no financial relationships to disclose.


This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.


This activity is supported by an educational grant from Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation.

Unless otherwise indicated, photographed subjects who appear within the content of this activity or on artwork associated with this activity are models; they are not actual patients or doctors.
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