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Management of Cardiovascular disease prevention in primary care; a holistic approach - Live Webinar

In conjunction with MediConf, this online event has been organised and fully funded by Bayer plc and will include promotional content.

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Saturday 16th July 2022
Start Time: 09:30
Finish Time: 12:30
Introducing your speakers
Professor Ahmet Fuat
PhD FRCGP FRCP (London) FRCP (Edinburgh) PGDiP (Cardiology)
Dr Yassir Javaid
MA (Cantab) FRCP FRCGP PGDip Cardiology GPwSI Cardiology

All delegates will receive

  • A pdf of the main speaker’s slides available for download for delegates' personal use
  • A certifcate for your appraisal portfolio
Course Accredited for 3 hours CPD
Your Learning Agenda

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death globally and even in developed nations poses a significant health, social and economic burden. More than 10% of the UK population (7.6 million) live with CVD, with an estimated prevalence that is double that of Alzheimer’s disease and cancer combined1.

CVD has been identified as a key target by the UK government, Public Health England, NHS England and NHS Improvement. In an effort to tackle CVD, https://www.longtermplan.nhs.uk/publication/nhs-long-term-plan/ the NHS Long Term Plan has created specific targets in reduction of mortality through CVD risk prevention, with guidance on the importance of collaborative action between stakeholders. COVID-19 has undoubtedly caused huge disruptions in healthcare delivery; however, the front against CVD remains united and lessons have been learnt through the management of this pandemic. With growing support from national organisations, there are reasons for optimism.

As we emerge from the pandemic there is the challenge of dealing with its wider impact on health but also an opportunity to embrace new ways of working2.

During this patient case-based webinar you will have the opportunity to explore the central aims of the NHS Long Term Plan to improve CVD prevention and management, with the goal of improving quality of care for patients at risk of CV events.

Based on literature, we now have a better understanding of the impact of atrial fibrillation on morbidity and mortality, relevant to CVD and renal disease. 3 As such, this webinar will look at the practical implementation of the guidelines in a holistic way implementing the Detect, Protect and Perfect national agenda on Stroke prevention in Atrial Fibrillation.

1https://www.bhf.org.uk/what-we-do/our-research/heart-statistics Accessed May 2022

2.  https://ukhsa.blog.gov.uk/2021/02/12/cardiovascular-disease-building-back-better/ Accessed May 2022

 

3. Odutayo A, Wong CX, Hsiao AJ, Hopewell S, Altman DG, Emdin CA. Atrial fibrillation and risks of cardiovascular disease, renal disease, and death: systematic review and meta-analysis. BMJ 2016;354:i4482. https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.i4482

 

Meet the Speakers
Professor Ahmet Fuat | PhD FRCGP FRCP (London) FRCP (Edinburgh) PGDiP (Cardiology)

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 Yassir Javaid | MA (Cantab) FRCP FRCGP PGDip Cardiology GPwSI Cardiology

Dr Javaid qualified from Cambridge University and completed his GP VTS training in Northampton. He has an interest in cardiology and echocardiography and was a clinical lead in the Northamptonshire Community Cardiology service, which had a focus on patients with heart failure and valve disease.

He was named Pulse “GP of the Year” in 2015 for his work in reducing stroke emergency admissions in the East Midlands.

He is an accredited member of the British Society of Echocardiography and on the editorial board for the British Journal of Cardiology.

Event Timings and Info
09:30 - 11.00am Cardiovascular risk reduction: a holistic and tailored approach
11.00 - 11:30am Break
11:30 - 12:00pm Optimising stroke prevention in NVAF; Detect, Protect and Perfect
12.00 - 12:30pm Q&A

Bayer plc medicinal product(s) will be discussed and relevant prescribing information(s) will be available during the webinar
RP-XAR-GB-4162 and date of prep April 2022
In conjunction with MediConf, this online event has been organised and fully funded by Bayer plc

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What our delegates say

Delegate from Webinar: Totally brilliant, has already improved my practice during my 1st day back at work! can´t wait for the next one, this has made cardiology interesting to me again. Dr Yassir Javaid - ECG
Delegate from Webinar: Excellent breakdown of ECGs. As an FY1 his tips and advice were crucial for me. Made crucial aspects of ECG easy to interpret Dr Yassir Javaid - ECG
Delegate from Webinar: Brilliant- really enjoyed it and could have carried on listening. Was surprised how much I learnt and how much my interpretation of ECGs will improve - I´ll be a lot more confident in future. Looking forward to part 2! Dr Yassir Javaid - ECG
Delegate from Bayer Webinar: Excellent, fully achievable in primary care. Professor Ahmet Fuat - Cardiology
Delegate from Webinar: Cardiology is one of my weakest areas of medicine and this talk was easy to follow and thoroughly interesting Professor Ahmet Fuat - Cardiology
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