New ACC CardiaCast Series on Familial Hypercholesterolemia
Improve detection and diagnosis of familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) and increase familiarity with the new treatment options available to the cardiovascular community with the Familial Hypercholesterolemia: Improving Detection to Accelerate Treatment online course. FH is the most common autosomal-dominant genetic disorder, affecting approximately 30 million patients worldwide and characterized by lifelong elevations in low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C). Join Michael D. Shapiro, DO, FACC, and Christie M. Ballantyne, MD, FACC, for the first CardiaCast episode in a three-part series, What is FH? Epidemiology, Genetics, & Pathophysiology. Learn to identify and treat patients with this extremely high-risk condition with the Familial Hypercholesterolemia: Improving Detection to Accelerate Treatment online course.