Mayo Clinic Annual Cardiology at Cancun: Topics in Cardiology 2019

The purpose of the meeting is to present practical state-of-the-art knowledge in cardiovascular diagnosis and therapy. The scope of the program is comprehensive and will cover prevention, ischemic heart disease, heart failure, valvular heart disease, and heart rhythm disorders. Expert faculty will present evidence-based and practical clinical approaches to diagnosis and treatment. A case-based format with audience response interaction and ample time for discussion is planned. Late afternoon audience-interactive sessions on ischemic heart disease, heart failure, and arrhythmias are planned.

COURSE LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Use clinical and laboratory parameters to assess CV risk
  • Describe risk reduction strategies including lifestyle modifications and medications
  • Apply skills in lipid and hypertension management
  • Describe the latest diagnostic and management strategies in heart failure
  • Assess optimal patient selection for advanced therapies in severe heart failure
  • Summarize state-of-the-art practical approach to the management of complex coronary disease
  • Cite best practices for the management of patients with atrial fibrillation and ventricular arrhythmias
  • Summarize the newer concepts of management of heart failure, cardiomyopathies, and valvular disease

Attendance at this Mayo course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Start date
Monday, February 25, 2019
End date
Friday, March 1, 2019
Location
Marriott Cancun Resort, Cancún
Mexico
Phone: 800.283.6296
21° 9' 42.8688" N, 86° 51' 5.5008" W
MX

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