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Cardiovascular topics: test your knowledge module 2

Cardiovascular topics: test your knowledge module 2



Time to Complete

0.5 hours


May 20, 2016


May 20, 2016
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Programme Description

Take this 10-question quiz to test your knowledge of recently published or updated clinical guidance on cardiovascular topics, as covered by MIMS Learning Essentials.

Educational Objectives

After taking this module, GPs and nurses will be able to identify any gaps in their knowledge of current NICE guidance relating to the following topics:
  • Cardiovascular risk assessment and lipid modification
  • Familial hypercholesterolaemia

  • Hypertension
  • Atrial fibrillation

  • Chronic heart failure
  • Venous thromboembolic diseases
  • MIMS Learning Essentials

    If you find it hard to answer any of the questions in this activity there is an easy way to update your knowledge in these areas. A subscription to MIMS Learning Essential gives you:
  • 12 months’ access to the MIMS Learning Essentials Syllabus, providing regular online updates on new guidance. The updates, written by GPs, focus on applying the guidance in your everyday practice
  • Access to a one-day live event presented by expert GP speakers at a choice of venues and covering more than 20 hot topics
  • The opportunity to earn more than 50 CPD credits online over the course of a year AND 6 CPD credits by attending an event

    Find out more about MIMS Learning Essentials
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    Sonia Davies
    MIMS Learning Essentials


    This is a learning activity provided by MIMS Learning, featuring learning material and a test. Completing the test enables you to claim 0.5 learning credits (0.5 hours learning). This credit award is recommended by MIMS Learning based on completing the activity and reflecting on what you have learned. If you spend less time on the activity we recommend claiming fewer credits.

    Please proceed with the activity until you have successfully answered all the test questions and completed your evaluation. You will then receive your MIMS Learning CPD certificate, which will be added to your CPD organiser for access at any time. This activity is offered at no cost.


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    • A computer with an internet connection
    • Internet Browser: Internet Explorer 7.x or higher, Firefox 4.x or higher, Safari 2.x or higher, or any other W3C standards compliant browser
    • Additional Software: Adobe Flash Player and/or an HTML 5 capable browser maybe required for video or audio playback. PowerPoint or Adobe Acrobat Reader may occasionally be required
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