Cardiovascular Disease Training

Cardiovascular disease trainingCardiovascular disease training (CVD) is aimed at healthcare professionals including doctors, nurses and therapists that are in contact with patients experiencing or at risk of the condition. Learners will usually gain an understanding of the condition covering epidemiology, management of the condition, risks, causes, prevention and treatment of cardiovascular diseases such as heart disease and strokes.

The British Heart Foundation has produced a range of factsheets and statistics on the disease for those that want to find out more. NHS choices have provided a detailed page of the disease in their Health-AZ section.

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First5® CPD Meeting Pack: Heart Failure RCGP member benefit
First5® CPD Meeting Pack: Heart Failure RCGP member benefit RCGP Learning
​Heart failure is an important public health problem affecting an estimated 90 000 people in the UK. making a timely diagnosis is crucial to allow patients to benefit from evidence based treatments. This sessions looks at guidelines around heart failure diagnosis and uses cases from group members own practices to facilitate discussion around 'real life' scenarios and current local processes.
COPD Exchange
COPD Exchange Education for Health
A valuable resource for healthcare professionals involved in COPD care.
Cardiovascular Disease Management in Primary Care
Cardiovascular Disease Management in Primary Care Primary Care Training Centre
This six month multi-professional cardiovascular disease (CVD) course is aimed at health care professionals (doctors, nurses, dietitians, physiotherapists and pharmacists) who have a role in the delivery and management of care for patients and their families experiencing and at risk of CVD.
Nationally recognised