The Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Cardiology Grand Rounds
Michael P. Pignone, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor and Chair, Department of Internal Medicine
Dell Medical School at the University of Austin, Texas
“Who to treat? An evidence-based approach to use of statins for primary prevention”
-Determine appropriate patients for use of statins, based on cardiovascular risks.
-Assess patients’ preference for using preventative medications.
-Prevent or resolve adverse effects associated with statins.
Thursday, February 16, 2017
Course Director: Dr. David Maron and Co-Course Director: Dr. John Giacomini