Cardiac Dysrhythmias: Part 1 Atrial Arrhythmias

Return to all Care of Cardiovascular Conditions 1st Edition sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 60 mins.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Differentiate the types of atrial arrhythmias
2. Outline a management plan for the patient diagnosed with atrial fibrillation
3. Explain the evidence-based recommended management (including referral decisions) for differing atrial arrhythmias
4. Determine which patients may be at risk for a fatal cardiac arrhythmia with use of azithromycin or levofloxacin.
5. Develop collaborative care plans with patients diagnosed with chronic arrhythmias, including a plan for monitoring medication adherence.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
04/02/2021

Jonathon M. Firnhaber, MD, FAAFP, Associate Professor, Residency Director, Department of Family Medicine, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina College of Medicine; Centre for Family Medicine, Winter Park, Florida

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
04/02/2021
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