Title

Cardiovascular and Inflammatory Markers as Integrative Medicine Tools

Document Type

Presentation

Publication Date

12-10-2018

Comments

Dr. Staid is a specialist in Nutrition and Integrative Functional Medicine. She has expertise on whole food diets, targeted nutrient repletion, gut and hormonal re-balancing regimens. She is Board Certified in both Internal Medicine and Integrative Medicine and is the Lead Physician for the Executive Health Program at the Marcus Institute of Integrative Health in Villanova.

Presentation: 59:00

Abstract

Overall Goals and Objectives:

Following this activity, a participant should be able to:

  1. Identify recent advances in integrative medical care and discuss their application to clinical practice.
  2. Describe the latest data on complementary and alternative medical therapies that could improve patient outcomes.
  3. Discuss core integrative medicine topics that patients frequently ask physicians about.

Objectives:

  • Cardiovascular Disease Statistics
  • 2013 ACC/AHA Screening Guidelines
  • The Risk Calculators
  • Just Released - 2018 ACC/AHA Screening Guideline
  • Advanced Lipid Testing
  • Metabolic Markers of CVD
  • CVD Inflammatory Markers
  • Additional tests: ADMA, OM3 Index and Apo E Genotype
  • An approach to Primary Prevention

Language

English

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