Start Date End Date Price Per Delegate No. Of Attendees Total Cost Availability
16 Oct 2021 09:30 16 Oct 2021 12:30 £15.00 £15.00

Cardiology in Primary Care:Hypertension and Management of Cardiac Failure

Part Funding provided by Bayer including a sponsored session over
break time. Professor Fuat and Dr Moore's sessions are completely independent of external sponsorship.

Saturday 16th October 2021
Start Time: 09:30
Finish Time: 12:30
Introducing your speakers
Professor Ahmet Fuat
GPwSI (Cardiology)
Dr Jim Moore

All delegates will receive

  • A pdf of the slides available for download for delegates' personal use
  • A certifcate for your appraisal portfolio
Course Accredited for 3 hours CPD
Meet the Speakers
Professor Ahmet Fuat

Professor Ahmet Fuat has been a GP in Darlington, Co.Durham for
33 years.
He has been a GPSI Cardiology for 20 years having undertaken a
Postgraduate Diploma in Cardiology at Bradford University graduating
with distinction. He started the first one stop diagnostic and integrated
heart failure clinic in the UK 17 years ago with local colleagues.
His PhD by research in heart failure diagnosis and management including work on
natriuretic peptides generated several publications that have informed guidelines and
led to the award of an Honorary Professorial Chair at Durham University.
He holds various roles in CVD and research including the immediate past President of
the Primary Care Cardiovascular Society (PCCS) which he was instrumental in reforming,
CVD Clinical Adviser to the RCGP, CVD and Research Leads for Darlington Primary Care
Network (PCN) and Federation, Associate Lead for Industry Research at North East and
North Cumbria NIHR CRN. He has recently been elected onto the newly formed
Darlington PCN Governing body as a GP member and Chair.
He has a passion for medical education and remains an active lecturer, tutor and
researcher. He is on the editorial boards of the British Journal of Cardiology and Primary
Care Cardiovascular Journals and a peer reviewer for most high impact Cardiovascular
journals and research bodies. His work in community cardiology has been recognised
with Fellowships from the RCGP, RCP London and RCP Edinburgh.


Dr Jim Moore

Dr Moore is a General Practitioner in Gloucestershire with a special interest in Cardiovascular Medicine. He is president of the Primary Care Cardiovascular Society. He has maintained an interest in cardiology and cardiovascular disease throughout his medical career, particularly those aspects that are relevant to Primary Care. He was Clinical Lead for the West of England AHSN “Don’t wait to anticoagulate” project. He was member of the NICE Chronic Heart Failure Guideline Committee 2018 and is currently an Observer on the board of the British Society for Heart Failure. 

Your Learning Agenda

“Hypertension” - Prof Ahmet Fuat

  • How to diagnose Hypertension using ambulatory and home BP monitoring
  •  Review of NICE Hypertension guidelines
  • Treatment options for Hypertension
  • Identifying and managing refractory Hypertension
  • Home Monitoring of Hypertensives

“Management of Cardiac Failure” - Dr Jim Moore

  • What is Heart Failure? -epidemiology ,causes and classification
  • Diagnosing Heart Failure- what is the role of primary care?
  • Diagnosing and treating Heart Failure - what is the role of the
  • Heart Failure MDT
  • The role of primary care teams in monitoring patients with Heart Failure
  • New therapies for Heart Failure -SGLT2 inhibitors


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09.30 - 10.45am Session 1 Hypertension Prof Ahmet Fuat
10.45 - 11.15am Sponsored Symposium: Practical considerations for treating patients with a Venous Thromboembolism
11.15 - 12.30pm Session 2 Management of Cardiac Failure Dr Jim Moore
12.30am Webinar closes

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What our delegates say

Delegate from Webinar: Dr Javaid is an excellent speaker and very engaging. I would definitely be looking to see more presentations from him. Professor Ahmet Fuat - Cardiology
Delegate from Webinar: Excellent presentation pitched well for my level of advance nurse practitioner and very useful for my practice Professor Ahmet Fuat - Cardiology
Delegate from Bayer Webinar: Excellent topic delivered by excellent speakers. Highly relevant to Gp. Professor Ahmet Fuat - Cardiology
Delegate from Belfast: Very useful, practical and educational content. Feel more confident about use of NOACs Anitcoagulation
Delegate from Bayer Webinar: Excellent meeting with plenty of practical useful advice Professor Ahmet Fuat - Cardiology
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