The goal of this learning activity is to provide doctors with an overview of hypertension as a precursor to major
cardiovascular events such as heart failure, and the importance of selective β1-adrenergic antagonists as a
pharmacological approach to hypertension management.
Upon completing this module, participants will have a better understanding of the following aspects:
Fundamentals of sympathetic overactivity in hypertension and its relationship with cardiovascular disease
Importance of lowering blood pressure and managing hypertension with a pharmacological approach
Clinical efficacy of a selective β1-adrenergic antagonist in patients with hypertension or heart failure
Dr Aslannif Roslan
National Heart Institute
Who should participate:
Please read thoroughly & understand the module 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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