Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) has a major impact on public health, contributing to a significant number of deaths each year. This module focuses on the use of statin therapy and its role in reducing ASCVD risk and disease. Upon completion, participants in this module will gain insights into the following topics:
• Global and local burden of ASCVD
• Treatment guidelines and recommendations
• Efficacy and safety of statin therapy
• Clinical evidence of rosuvastatin (a high-intensity statin)
Dr Foo Yoke Loong
Consultant Cardiologist and Physician
Sunway Medical Centre Velocity
Supported by AstraZeneca
Who should participate:
Please watch the video before attempting the assessment questions.
Terms & Conditions:
■ Participants must obtain a minimum score of 8/10 (80%) to be awarded 1 point.
■ MIMS Education and MIMS Medica shall not be responsible or liable for the outcome of your CPD points
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