Start Date End Date Price Per Delegate No. Of Attendees Total Cost Availability
11 Sep 2021 09:30 11 Sep 2021 12:30 £15.00 £15.00

Simplifying the diagnosis and management of Heart Failure in Primary Care - Webinar

Saturday 11th September 2021
Start Time: 09:30
Finish Time: 12:30
Introducing your speaker
Professor Ahmet Fuat
GPwSI (Cardiology)

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 Speaker
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.


Your Learning Agenda

Suspecting and Detecting Heart Failure in Primary Care

The place for investigations including NTproBNP

Initiating and optimizing standard therapies for Heart Failure with

reduced ejection fraction(HFREF)

  • Ace Inhibitor/Angiotensin Receptor Blocker ACEi/ARB
  • Licensed Beta Blocker LBB
  • Mineralocorticoid Receptor Antagonist MRA

Problem solving if side effects develop with medication

Using additional therapies and the place for device therapies

What is Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFPEF) and

how do I manage it?

09.00am - 10.30am Session 1
10.45am - 11.15am Break & promotional presentation TBC
11.15am - 12.30pm Session 2
12.30pm Webinar closes

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Event Details

3 CPD Credits  | £15.00
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What our delegates say

Delegate from Norwich; The speakers were terrific, well informed, lots of new information to take back to practice. Cardiology Study Morning
Delegate from Leeds: This meeting has enabled a real shift pattern in my understanding of this subject Modern Management of AF
Delegate from Leeds: Excellent workshops, helpful for my practice Preventing AF
Delegate from Bayer Webinar: Picked up lots of useful tips to apply in practice to improve patient care 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
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Start Date End Date Price Per Delegate No. Of Attendees Total Cost Availability
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