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SSM in Preventive Cardiology

SSM in Preventive Cardiology

Discipline: Medicine

Module Title: SSM in Preventive Cardiology

Module Directors: Ann Marie Walsh (Croí), Dr. Gerard Flaherty

Year: 2

In partnership with Croí (West of Ireland Cardiac Foundation) students will be introduced to the risk factors for cardiovascular disease in Ireland. Students will get the opportunity in the newly built Croí facility to meet patients who participate in diet and exercise programmes, assess case reports on their patients and organise a talk on an aspect of Cardiovascular care and deliver it to the Croí team.