Buy this article for $3.95

Have a coupon or promotional code? Enter it here:

When you buy this article you'll get access to the ePub version, a downloadable PDF, and the ability to print the full article.


Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing

December 2012, Volume 27 Number 6 , p 457 - 460



The Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing is the official journal of the Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association (PCNA). PCNA is the leading nursing organization dedicated to preventing cardiovascular disease through assessing risk, facilitating lifestyle changes, and guiding individuals to achieve treatment goals.Registration for the 2013 PCNA 19th Annual Symposium is now open! Join us at the Paris Las Vegas Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, May 2-4 2013, for the premier cardiovascular nursing conference of 2013. Participants can earn up to 16 CE credits during the two and a half day event while learning what is new in preventive and general cardiology and networking with colleagues in the field. Plus all meals are included in the registration cost.We are excited for an innovative new program, including topics such as: * Health Coaching: A Key Role for Cardiovascular Nursing * The Role of Mobile Technology in Improving Cardiovascular Health * A Family-Based Approach to CVD Risk Reduction: A Focus on Children and Adolescents * Surgical Approaches to Weight Loss: Role in CVD Risk Reduction * Prescribing Exercise for Patients With Heart Disease: Keeping It Safe * A Practical Approach to the Management of Hypertension: 2013 Update * Improving CV Outcomes: Whose Job is Quality Improvement Anyway? * Time is Brain: Optimal Care of the Patient With Stroke in 2013 * Device-Based Therapy of Cardiac Rhythm Abnormalities: The "Need-to-Knows" * Palliative Care for the Patient With CVD: When the Goal is Care-Not Cure * One Size Does Not Fit All: How Sociocultural Factors Impact Preventive Strategies * New NHLBI Guidelines for the Management of Patients at Increased Risk for CVD * Sex Matters: Insights from WISE * Clustering of Risk Factors in the Patient With Insulin Resistance: A Comprehensive Approach to Management * Calculating the CVD Risk Score: Which Tool for Which Patient?Register at before April 5, 2013 to take advantage of early bird registration rates.April

To continue reading, buy this article for just $3.95.

Have a coupon or promotional code? Enter it here: