Preoperative Cardiac Evaluation: AHA Guidelines and BeyondProduct #: ARC2017-2018
- Be able to apply recent published guidelines in managing preoperative cardiac evaluation.
- Be able to compare the procedure intensive approach of evaluation vs the biomarker intensive approach.
- Be able to compare published risk indices Revised Cardiac Risk Index (RCRI) and American College of Surgeons National Quality Initiative (ACS-NSQUIP) to evaluate the risk of an adverse perioperative cardiac event.
- Be able to recommend a rational approach for evaluation in the patient with known coronary artery disease.