Taking the Lead: Flu and Cardiovascular Disease



Despite decades of medical history on the devastating impact of influenza and the importance of vaccinations, rates of vaccinations remain low and subspecialists are not strongly engaged in recommending vaccinations for higher risk patients. Education is needed for CV specialists to review the latest evidence that further supports the importance of influenza vaccination in patients with CVD and understand their role in ensuring these high-risk patients are vaccinated each year.

 
 
 
Quick Tips on the Impacts of Influenza Infection and Vaccination on CV Outcomes I March 4, 2022 
Watch this Quick Tip video discussing the latest data on influenza and cardiovascular outcomes as well as the intersection of influenza and COVID-19. 

 
 
 
Quick Tips on the Latest Data on Influenza and CV Outcomes I December 8, 2021 
Watch this Quick Tip video discussing the latest trial data on influenza and cardiovascular outcomes. 

 
 
 
Quick Tips on Patient Engagement with Influenza Vaccination I December 8, 2021 
Watch this Quick Tip video discussing recommendations on encouraging and directing patients to receive vaccinations.

 
 
 
Self-Paced Learning: Influenza and CV Care I January 15, 2021 
Complete this self-paced interactive activity to learn about key data and how to talk to patients about vaccination.


Infographic | The Flu and CV Disease: The Full Story I Fall 2020 
Share this infographic presenting key data on the importance of vaccination and the role of the CV clinician with your colleagues and print it out for your office!


Expert Analysis | Viral Illness and Cardiovascular Health - A Focus on Influenza I September 22, 2020 
This Expert Review highlights the important evidence CV specialists should be aware of regarding influenza and CV outcomes.