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Cardi-OH ECHO Spring 2020 Reducing The Burden of Hypertension

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Cardi-OH ECHO Hypertension Clinic Curriculum (Spring 2020)




Week Course Title Date (Thursdays, 8-9 AM)
1 Uncontrolled hypertension: Scope and impact of the problem January 16, 2020
2 Overview of undiagnosed Hypertension January 23, 2020
3 Factors influencing treatment adherence  January 30, 2020
4 Strategies for promoting medication adherence  February 6, 2020
5 Overview of salt restriction  February 13, 2020
6 Discussing and promoting lifestyle changes: A motivational interviewing approach  February 20, 2020
7 Special populations: the elderly and patients with disabilities  February 27, 2020
8 Special populations: African Americans  March 5, 2020
9 Special populations: Children and adolescents  March 12, 2020
10 Beyond salt restriction: Lifestyle approaches March 19, 2020
11 Hypertension management and shared decision making/team-based approaches  March 26, 2020
12 Wrap-up session April 2, 2020




*Subject to change




Accreditation Statement




The MetroHealth System is accredited by the Ohio State Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.




  • The MetroHealth System designates this educational activity for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • Other Healthcare Professionals: check with your professional association as these credits might be applicable for licensure renewal.




Cardi-OH Weight management: The Future & Wrap-Up


Uncontrolled Hypertension: Scope and Impact of the Problem


January 16, 2020

Goutham Rao, MD
Case Western Reserve University

Jackson Wright, MD, PhD
Case Western Reserve University




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