ABCS of Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) Treatment

Module Materials

Does it feel like the recommendations for cardiovascular disease (CVD) treatment are continually changing?

If so, you are not alone! This module will discuss the latest ABCS guidelines and how to implement these into everyday practice.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the primary goals for cardiovascular disease outcomes.
  • Describe the most recent evidence-based guidelines for prevention of heart disease and stroke, utilizing the ABCS framework as well as nutrition and physical activity guidelines.
  • Discuss effective methods for engaging patients in CVD self-management support.

Who Should Complete this Module?

The information in this module is valuable for clinicians and practice staff, such as medical assistants, front & back office staff, nurses, and care managers.

Approximate Time: 60 minutes

ABCS of Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) Treatment