Bleeding and Clotting Disorders

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

1. Assess the prevalence of blood diseases and bleeding disorders in their patient population, particularly inherited versus acquired conditions.
2. Counsel patients on lifestyle modifications and drug therapy options for controlling bleeding and clotting disorders.
3. Evaluate the risk of clotting issues in pregnant women with particular attention to VTE.

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Course summary
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  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
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David T. Walsworth, MD, FAAFP, Chair, Associate Chair for Clinical Affairs and Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University

Presented by:

Alvin B. Lin, MD, FAAFP, Course Chair, Associate Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Las Vegas

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

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