John R. Giudicessi, MD, PhD

Department of Internal Medicine,
Internal Medicine Residency Program,
Clinician-Investigator Training Program,
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Iftikhar J. Kullo, MD

Department of Cardiovascular Diseases,
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN;
Gonda Vascular Center,
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Michael J. Ackerman, MD

Department of Cardiovascular Diseases,
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN;
Division of Heart Rhythm Services,
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN;
Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine,
Division of Pediatric Cardiology,
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN;
Department of Molecular Pharmacology and
Experimental Therapeutics,
Windland Smith Rice Sudden Death Genomics Laboratory,
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

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Course Description

On completion of this article, you should be able to: (1) summarize clinical indications for cardiovascular disease genetic testing; (2) recognize common pitfalls and current limitations of genomic-aided approaches; and (3) appraise the current clinical utility of genetic testing to individualize the diagnosis, risk-stratification, and management of patients with an array of cardiovascular diseases.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2017-Apr-01
Expiration Date:2019-Mar-31
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes

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