A high calibre cardiovascular medicine course led by expert and experienced practising physicians who are also brilliant teachers. Our experts provide a review of current treatment regimes and guidelines in selected areas of cardiovascular medicine. Participants have the opportunity to learn how cardiovascular clinical trial results influence prescribing. The strengths, limitations and actual and/or potential impact of key clinical trials on prescribing practice, are discussed. Patient presentations and treatment algorithms provide worked examples to reinforce the lecture content.