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Cardiac Management for the Female Patient with Elsa-Grace V. Giardina, M.D.
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Release Date: November 15, 2002
Valid for Credit through: November 15, 2003

Target Audience: General cardiologists, internists, primary-care physicians, registered nurses, and attendant health-care personnel.

Learning Objective:
In this online CME course, you will learn about:
    (1) women at high risk for coronary disease,
    (2) diagnostic and prognostic challenges to treating women with coronary disease,
    (3) the latest findings about coronary risk factors and treatments.
Disclosure Statement
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons has a conflict-of-interest policy that requires course faculty to disclose any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of their presentation/materials. It is not assumed that these financial interests or affiliations will have an adverse impact on faculty presentations; they are simply noted here to inform participants.

Elsa-Grace V. Giardina has research support from Pfizer, Inc.; and Eli Lilly & Co. She is on the speaker's bureau for Eli Lilly & Co; and Merck & Co., Inc. She is also a consultant for Eli Lilly & Co.

There are no discussions of unlabeled uses of a commercial product, or an investigational use of a product not yet approved for this purpose, in this online course.

Accreditation Information
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons designates this online CME course for 2 hours in category 1 credit toward the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. Each physician should only claim those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in educational activity. Certificates will be issued within 4 to 8 weeks of course completion.

This activity was planned and produced in accordance with ACCME Essentials.

Program Number
MED 944
Cardiac Management for the Female Patient

Any procedures, medications, or other course of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patient's conditions and possible contraindications on dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer's product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.

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