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Heart Education Awareness Resource and Training through E-learning

2. Primary Prevention of Heart Disease

Learning outcomes

  • Describe and identify risk factors to developing heart /cardiovascular disease and individuals specifically at risk.
  • Be aware of advice that should be shared to patients at risk.
  • Consider the need for risk assessment and tools that can facilitate this including the role and remit of the Keep Well Programme.
  • Identify primary prevention pharmacology.
  • Identify self management strategies specific to primary prevention and support required.

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Last updated: 05/12/2013

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