James H. O'Keefe, M.D.
, and John H. Lee, M.D.
Dr. O'Keefe is Professor of Medicine, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, and Director, Preventive Cardiology Fellowship Program, Mid America Heart Institute, and Dr. Lee is Fellow, Preventive Cardiology, Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, MO.
Within the past 12 months, Drs. O'Keefe and Lee report no conflicts of interest.
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Albert Einstein College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine is accredited
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Medical Education to provide continuing medical
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Upon completion of this Cyberounds®
, you should be able to:
- Discuss the health benefits and liabilities of alcohol consumption
- Discuss the ideal quantities and drinking patterns for conferring health benefits
- Describe the mechanisms of action whereby light to moderate alcohol consumption improves long-term cardiovascular health.