Each year about one million Americans experience a heart attack. Through this course students will understand signs and symptoms as well as causes and risk factors. Topics on screening and tests in addition to complications are presented. A discussion on treatment and preventative measures follow.Course Objectives:
1. Describe the risk factors for developing a heart attack.
2. List the signs, symptoms, and causes of a heart attack.
3. Explain the complications of a heart attack as well as available treatments and preventative measures.Sections:
Section 1 - Heart Attack - Signs and Symptoms (2 CEH)
Section 2 - Risk Factors and Complications (2 CEH)
Section 3 - Treatment and Prevention (2 CEH)
Total amount of continuing education credits 6
Course available through 24 Jan 2013