After completing this module, participants should be better able to:
- Review key genetic and secondary causes of dyslipidaemia
- Use clinical findings and abnormalities of the lipid profile to identify and diagnose patients with dyslipidaemia
- Understand components of the lipid profile and how they are measured and calculated
- Recognise the role of lipid profiling in coronary risk assessment including measurement of lipoprotein(a)
Dr Dermot Neely, Consultant in Clinical Biochemistry and Metabolic Medicine, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne
Dr David Thompson, Clinical Research Fellow, International Centre for Circulatory Health, Imperial College London
This programme is not currently eligible for CPD accreditation.
1 CPD/CME credit, 1.0 hour
BJC Learning has assigned one hour of CPD/CME credit to this module
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