The Emerging Role of EPA & DHA in Atherosclerosis

Did you miss this symposium at our 2018 Scientific Sessions in Las Vegas? You can now view the symposium presentations online while earning free CME/CE credits.

This exciting, dynamic, and clinically-focused symposium highlights the most relevant data from experts in the field on DHA, EPA and their varying effects on atherosclerosis and relevance to cardiovascular risk. During this 2-hour journey Dr. Mason showed the effects of EPA on HDL cholesterol efflux and the differential effects of EPA and DHA on lipoprotein oxidation. Dr. Nelson took learners through the intriguing diverse array of imaging studies involving EPA and DHA, including CIMT, CTA, IVUS, Coronary Angiography, and OCT. Dr. Budoff closes the activity by covering data from the EVAPORATE and AQUAMARINE trials and predicting what lies ahead for the future of DHA and EPA in imaging.

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Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 09:45

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