Grand Rounds - Feb. 7, 2020
“Update on Congestive Heart Failure”

Speaker: Reza Ardehali, MD, PhD


  1. Epidemiology of heart failure
  2. Risk stratification
  3. Pathophysiology of heart failure
  4. Medications with proven survival benefit
  5. New medications in the horizon
  6. Understand the role of ACE-Is, BBs, ARBs, AAs, and Entresto in heart failure
  7. Indications for ICD and re-synchronization therapy
  8. Advanced heart failure therapy including mechanical circulatory support and heart transplantation

Accreditation: St. Charles Health System is accredited by the Oregon Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. St. Charles Health System designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Target Audience: Physicians, Nurses, Pharmacists, Allied Health Professionals

Accessibility/Program Questions: St. Charles Health System encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact Lisa Nasr, CME coordinator at 541-706-4767 or email. For CME or Clerkship questions, contact Sheila Jordan, MMGT, CHCP, manager of Continuing Medical Education at 541-706-6780 or email.