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Heart to Heart Nurses is brought to you by the Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association. Each episode will provide you with knowledge and tools you can apply to the prevention and management of cardiovascular disease across the lifespan.

Heart to Heart Nurses is brought to you by the Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association. Each episode will provide you with knowledge and tools you can apply to the prevention and management of cardiovascular disease across the lifespan.

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Heart to Heart Nurses is brought to you by the Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association. Each episode will provide you with knowledge and tools you can apply to the prevention and management of cardiovascular disease across the lifespan.

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@HeartNurses

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English


Episodes

Heart Failure Management: Lifestyle and Self-Care

9/20/2022
[CE contact hours--see below.] Improving quality of life for patients with heart failure can include lifestyle modifications and require successful behavior change strategies. Learn best practices to apply into your clinical setting from nurse providers Colleen McIlvennan, PhD, DNP, ANP, FAHA, FHFSA, of the University of Colorado in Denver, and Binu Koirala, PhD, MGS, RN, of the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing in Baltimore. CE LINK:...

Duration:00:22:17

Heart Failure Management: Health Equity and Access to Care

9/20/2022
[CE contact hours--see below.] Health equity issues, including access ot medications, significantly impact patients with heart failure. From pharmacy deserts to non-medical switching and beyond, hear strategies to assist patients in getting the medications they need, from nurses Binu Koirala, PhD, MGS, RN, with the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing in Baltimore, and Kim Newlin, MSN, ANP, FPCNA, of Sutter Roseville Medical Center in Northern California. CE LINK:...

Duration:00:24:33

Heart Failure Management: SGLT2i and GLP-1 RA Mechanism of Action

9/20/2022
[CE contact hours--see below.] Often prescribed for obesity, SGLT2is and GLP-1 RAs have a role in heart failure management. Learn about their mechanisms of action, and how their use extends beyond weight loss to cardioprotective and renalprotective properties. Guests: Kim Newlin, MSN, ANP, FPCNA, of Sutter Roseville Medical Center in Northern California, and Colleen McIlvennan, PhD, DNP, ANP, FAHA, FHFSA, from the University of Colorado in Denver. CE Link:...

Duration:00:25:25

AFib Management in Clinical Practice

9/6/2022
Atrial fibrillation (AFib) management includes both pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic therapies.Guest Bill Miles, MD, FACC, of the University of Florida, Gainsville, describes how to effectively treat AFib--from asymptomatic younger patients without left ventricular dysfunction to older patients with significantly reduced ejection fraction. AFib resources for patients AFib resources for healthcare providers See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at...

Duration:00:18:01

AFib & Sleep Apnea

9/6/2022
The interrelationship of sleep apnea and atrial fibrillation (AFib) should be front of mind for clinicians. Learn keys to guideline-directed therapy including diagnosis, risk scores, the importance of anticoagulation, rate- and rhythm-controlling medications, and pacemakers, from guest Lisa Maher, DNP, ARNP, FNP-BC, FPCNA, Unitypoint Health Allen Hospital Cardiovascular Center. AFib resources for patients AFib resources for healthcare providers See Privacy Policy at...

Duration:00:21:54

Cardiovascular Health in Sexual and Gender Minority Populations

8/30/2022
Sexual and gender minorities--those identified as LGBQT+--are at increased risk of cardiovascular disease. Investigate the connections between heart health and minority stressors, poverty, care delays or avoidance, discrimination, and other factors affecting our patients, and how nurses can positively impact care and outcomes. Guest: Billy Cacaeres, PhD, RN, AGPCNC-BC, FAAN, of Columbia University. Gay and Lesbian Medical Association glma.org National LGBTQIA+ Education Center...

Duration:00:17:10

Primordial CVD Prevention, Maternal Health, and Advocacy to Improve Outcomes Now & Into the Future

8/16/2022
Cardiovascular disease prevention can--and should--begin before patients develop any risk factors. Learn about strategies for primoridial prevention (including maternal risks of CVD), reducing health disparities, and how they can be applied in clinical practice--no matter where patients are in their lifespan. Guest: Don Lloyd-Jones, President of the American Heart Association, and Chair of the Dept. of Preventive Medicine at Northwestern University. See Privacy Policy at...

Duration:00:19:38

Familial Hypercholestrolemia, and Elevated Triglycerides: Lipid Management in Clinical Practice

8/2/2022
Familial Hypercholesterol, the genetic condition that causes high LDL cholesterol levels, may lead to early heart attacks or heart disease If undiagnosed or untreated. Guest Susan Halli Demeter, DNP, CNP, NP, of the Mayo Clinic, describes diagnosis, heterozyogus and homozygous versions, treatments, and the importance of genetic screening for family members. CE course The Role of Non-Statin Therapies in Optimal Cholesterol Management Patient education What is Familial...

Duration:00:12:04

Leadership in Cardiovascular Nursing

7/19/2022
Developing and demonstrating leadership--regardless of your job title--helps improve patient outcomes, job satisfaction, and career advancement. Learn about the Future of Nursing repot, and how mentorship, training, and resources can help you in your career journey. Guest: Sandra B. Dunbar, RN, PhD, FAAN, FAHA, FPCNA, of Emory University. Advancing the Cardiovascular Nursing Profession: https://pcna.net/advancing-the-cardiovascular-nursing-profession/ PCNA Leadership Series:...

Duration:00:19:18

Cardio-oncology: Effective Strategies for Team-Based Care

7/5/2022
Cardio-oncology requires a team of individuals--primary care, oncology, cardiology, families, and caregivers--supporting the patient and the shared decision-making process. The COVID-19 pandemic effects on cardio-oncology are discussed, along with informational resources. Guests: Janet Celli, BSN, RN, PCCN, and Kerry Skurka, RN, BSN, F-ICOS. Resources: American College of Cardiology CardioSmart: cardiosmart.org ICOS: ic-os.org Cancer Support Community:...

Duration:00:17:15

Cardio-oncology: Helping Patients Navigate Complex Health Issues; Health Equity

7/5/2022
Patients with cancer are at increased risk of cardiovascular disease, months or years following their final cancer treatment--and the comorbidities for cancer and CVD overlap significantly. Guests Janet Celli, BSN, RN, PCCN, and Kerry Skurka, RN, BSN, F-ICOS, discuss risk reduction and the impact of health equity in these patients. Resources: American College of Cardiology CardioSmart: cardiosmart.org ICOS: ic-os.org Cancer Support Community: cancersupportcommunity.org Association of...

Duration:00:15:45

Cardio-oncology: Cardiovascular Implications of Cancer Therapy

7/5/2022
A relatively new field, and a fast growing subspecialty, cardio-oncology addresses cardiovascular disease, or side effects, associated with cancer. Guests Janet Celli, BSN, RN, PCCN, and Kerry Skurka, RN, BSN, F-ICOS, discuss the clinical implications for patients who may experience cardiovascular disease during, or following, cancer treatment. Resources: American College of Cardiology CardioSmart: cardiosmart.org ICOS: ic-os.org Cancer Support Community:...

Duration:00:16:09

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: Shared Decision Making and Behaviour Change Management

6/21/2022
In Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM), left ventricle wall thickening reduces the heart's ability to pump blood efficiently. HCM treatment options are limited, and shared decision-making with patients, family members, and healthcare teammates is crucial throughout the disease journey. Guest: Deatrah Dubose, APN, of the Chanin T. Mast Center at Atlantic Health. https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/975122 See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at...

Duration:00:36:07

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Across the Lifespan

6/21/2022
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM) diagnosis and management complicated; symptoms may include shortness of breath, severe arrhythmias, or inability to exercise. Rarely, very vigorous physical activity may trigger dangerous arrhythmias and even sudden cardiac arrest. Centers of Excellence provide best practice approaches to optimize patient outcomes. Guests include Heidi Salisbury, RN, MSN, CNS, from Stanford University, and Carol Patrick, RN, ACNP, from Northwell Health. 2020 AHA/ ACC...

Duration:00:44:03

Cardiovascular Nursing and Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: The Basics

6/21/2022
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM) is the most common genetic heart disease in the United States, with 1 in 500 (0.2%) diagnosed with the condition worldwide. Learn about the basics: signs, symptoms and diagnosis of HCM with guest Jane A. Linderbaum MS, ARNP, FACC, Associate Professor of Medicine at the Mayo Clinic. Patient Education Resource: Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: What You Need to...

Duration:00:29:55

Cultural Humility in Clinical Practice

6/14/2022
Cultural humility allows health care providers to effectively communicate by understanding the complexity of identies and experiences of our patients. Learn how cultural humility is defined, strategies for implementing it into practice to help improve interactions and patient outcomes, and health inequality factors that may impact our patients and their cardiovascular care. Guest Diana Baptise, DNP, RN, CNE, FPCNA, FAAN, is Assistant Professor – Center for Cardiovascular and Chronic Care at...

Duration:00:18:11

Cardiovascular Sequelae of COVID-19 in Adults: 2022 ACC Expert Consensus Decision Pathway--What to Know for Clinical Practice

6/14/2022
Cardiovascular Sequelae of COVID-19 in Adults includes myocaritis, long-COVID, and returning to play. Guest Ty Gluckman, MD, FACC, FAHA, co-chair of the related 2022 Expert Consensus Decision Pathway, shares clinical practices for ID and treatment of those with post-COVID sequelae, evaluating and managing patients who have--or have had--COVID-19, how CV symptoms may manifest weeks or months post-infection, the differences between PASC-CVD and PASC-CVS, and resources for you and your...

Duration:00:23:58

Introducing Heart To Heart from the Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association

4/5/2022

Duration:00:00:40