Lipid Studies Course

In this course we go into Lipid Studies testing biomarkers, what they mean and how to interpret them for your patient.
This course also includes education on additional testing, tutorials, additional resources and clinical application of testing.
  • CPE Accredited

    Certificate on Completion
  • 15 hours

    Course duration

    Lipid Studies Testing: How can lipid levels affect patient health?

    In this course you will learn how to understand and interpret Lipid Studies (LS) Testing.  The course takes you through each of the biomarkers and how they fit together to show you how each affect your patient's health picture.  You will be taught to understand how LS are connected to various conditions and what abnormal results can mean for your patient.  This course will teach you how to confidently understand and interpret LS testing to better support your patients.

    Specifics that are covered:

    • Why LS testing is useful to integrative practitioners
    • Standard Biomarkers and terms
    • Total Cholesterol
    • High Density Lipoproteins (HDL)
    • Low Density Lipoproteins (LDL)
    • Intermediate Density Lipoproteins (IDL)
    • Very Low Density Lipoproteins (VLDL)
    • Chylomicrons
    • Non-HDL Cholesterol
    • Triglycerides
    • Cholesterol HDL Ratio Risk
    • LDL/HDL Ratio Risk
    • Additional Specialist Testing
    • How Lipids are tested

    You will also do tutorials where you will go through Case Studies that present with different issues and conditions where LS is useful.  You'll also have access to lots of other resources and a quiz to help your learning.  

    Jasmine King

    Jasmine is an experienced practitioner and pathology testing consultant with over a decade of experience in the health industry.  Jasmine has spent many years teaching health students and practitioners about the use of pathology testing in clinical practice.  Jasmine has given talks on pathology testing and integrative health at health and medical conferences around Australia.
    Patrick Jones - Course author
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