277. Heart Failure, Nitrites and Nitrates: Novel Paradigm, Novel Treatment

FNCE Recorded Sessions from 2017

This session will include the expertise of an advanced practice heart failure nurse practitioner and a dietitian/research coordinator of an IND trial of sodium nitrite for heart failure.

  • SKU FNCE17277
Member Price
$32.00
Nonmember Price
$37.00

This product is free for those who attended FNCE® 2017.

This session will include the expertise of an advanced practice heart failure nurse practitioner and a dietitian/research coordinator of an  Investigational New Drug (IND) trial of sodium nitrite for heart failure. The presentation will include a discussion of more intricate aspects of the pathophysiology of heart failure and how nitrites and nitrates may effect cardiovascular function and a review of dietary sources, assessment and epidemiological studies of such compounds.

CPEU: 1.5
CPE Level: 3
Learning Codes: 5160, 5100, 3100

Learning Objectives

  • Compare the established pathophysiologic mechanisms versus the more recent understanding of the sequelae of skeletal muscle dysfunction of heart failure
  • Describe two clinical trial outcomes of nitrite/nitrate interventions in patients with cardiovascular disease
  • Discuss divergent physiologic effects of nitrate and nitrite, via food, water or environmental sources

Speaker

  • Juliet Mancino, MS, RDN, CDE, CCRC, FAND
  • Karen Tarolli, MSN, ACNP-BC, CHFN

Moderator

  • Sharon Smalling, MPH, RD, LD
  • SKU FNCE17277