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  • Unit 11.7: Cardiovascular Disease in Women

    Alexandra J. Lansky, MD — Columbia University Medical Center, Cardiovascular Research Foundation

    Duration:1 hour


    Faculty Disclosure

    Grant and/or Research: Cordis; Johnson & Johnson; Guidant; Conor Medical; Boston Scientific; Medtronic; Biosensors; Bristol Myers Squibb


    Learning Objectives

    • Review the indications, timing, and outcomes of cardiac catheterization and PCI in women with ACS
    • Review the indications, timing, and outcomes of cardiac catheterization and PCI in women with AMI
    • Review the indications and outcomes of elective cardiac catheterization and PCI in women
    • Discuss bleeding and vascular complications in women and prevention
    • Emphasize evidence supporting secondary prevention in women