Angina module 7: revascularisation in stable coronary artery disease

Released 9 April 2020     Expires: 09 April 2022      Programme: Angina 1.5 CPD/CME credits

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PP-CA-UK-0158 Date of preparation: March 2020


Designed to give healthcare professionals a current update on coronary artery revascularisation for the treatment of angina. It 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

1.5 CPD/CME credits

Learning objectives

• Identify which patients are suitable for coronary revascularisation
• Review trials, techniques and technologies in percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)
• Compare optimal medical treatment versus revascularisation
• Compare PCI versus coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery


Dr Francesco Saia, Consultant Interventional Cardiologist, University of Bologna, Italy
Dr Ranil De Silva, Senior Clinical Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Cardiologist, National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, Royal Brompton Hospital, London
Module revised by Dr Kevin Cheng, Honorary Clinical Research Fellow, National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London; Royal Brompton Hospital, London; supervised by Dr Ranil De Silva


1.5 CPD/CME credit, 1.5 hours
BJC Learning has assigned one and a half hours of CPD/CME credit to this module

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