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CorConsult Rx: Evidence-Based Medicine and Pharmacy

May 10, 2021

On this episode, we discuss the management of dyslipidemia. We start by reviewing some basic pathophysiology. Then, we discuss the evidence-based medications utilized for controlling patients' lipid panels as well as the long-term prevention of cardiovascular events. We also breakdown the 2018 lipid guidelines from the American Heart Association, and contrast them with the 2020 American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists/American College of Endocrinology's lipid guidelines.  

We are thrilled to announce that listeners can claim ACPE-accredited continuing education for this episode! We have partnered with PharmCon / freeCE, to provide listeners with the opportunity to claim 1 hour of home-study continuing education credit. Visit for more information.

For freeCE members, this service is included in your membership benefits at no additional cost! Simply follow the link above or visit the new ‘podcast’ header at to take the post-test and evaluation for this activity. Use the password CHOLESTEROL (all caps) to unlock the post-test for this episode.

If you are not currently a freeCE member, we invite you to explore all of the benefits of their unlimited membership on their website. From now until June 30, 2021, CorConsult Rx listeners can receive 15% off the purchase of an unlimited membership by entering the discount code CORCONRX at checkout. 

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This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for healthcare professionals and students. This podcast is not for patients and not intended as advice or treatment.