This activity is designed to teach healthcare professionals the fundamentals of disorders of the cardiovascular system. Cardiovascular diseases are the leading cause of death, however most of the complications of these diseases are preventable or can be controlled by proper life style management and treatment. By learning about the structure and functions of the cardiovascular system and the specific disorders of the cardiovascular system, healthcare practitioners can develop a stronger awareness of these serious diseases, and be better able to aid patients to decrease their related morbidity and mortality.

Target audience:

All healthcare practitioners

Educational objectives include:

  • Structure and Functions of Cardiovascular System
  • Diseases of Cardiovascular System and their Complications

Activity Duration:

4 hours