More information about these courses and others is available on the UCSF Office of Continuing Medical Education website at www.cme.ucsf.edu.
|27th Annual Advances in
|December 10–12||San Francisco|
|January 30 to February 1||Indian Wells, CA|
Cholesterol Levels In Young Adults Predict Heart Disease Risk
Young people with even modestly elevated cholesterol levels are more likely to develop coronary artery disease later in life, according to a UcSF study.
Coronary Artery Disease Patients Benefit From Cocoa Flavanols
UCSF researchers found that high concentrations of cocoa flavanols decrease blood pressure, improve blood vessel health and increase circulating angiogenic cells in heart disease patients.