Angina module 2: prevention

Released 9 April 2020     Expires: 09 April 2022      Programme: Angina 1 CPD/CME credit

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PP-CA-UK-0148 Date of preparation: March 2020


Designed to give healthcare professionals a current update on the prevention of cardiovascular disease, this is one of several modules in our angina programme.

Module first published: 06 July 2012
First revision of module published: 04 March 2015
Second revision of module published: 09 April 2020

1 CPD/CME credit

Learning objectives

After completing this module, participants should be better able to:
• Identify cardiovascular risk factors
• Review CVD risk prediction models
• Assess the benefits of individual risk factor interventions and their management


Dr Henry Purcell, Senior Fellow in Cardiology, Royal Brompton Hospital, London
Dr Jenni Jones, Programme Leader, Preventive Cardiology Course, NHLI, Imperial College London
Module revised by Dr Jonathan Bennett, Cardiology Trainee, King’s College Hospital, London; supervised by Dr Ranil De Silva, Senior Clinical Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Cardiologist, National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, Royal Brompton Hospital, London


1 CPD/CME credit, 1.0 hour
BJC Learning has assigned one hour of CPD/CME credit to this module

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