Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:
1. Explain evidence-based recommendations for the diagnosis of venous thromboembolism.
2. Using validated clinical prediction rules, identify patients at risk for VTE and determine appropriate evidence-based prevention strategies.
3. Determine pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic management strategies for patients diagnosed with VTE.
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Steven R. Brown, MD, FAAFP, Professor and Program Director, University of Arizona College of Medicine; Phoenix Family Medicine Residency, Phoenix, Arizona; Editor and host, American Family Physician Podcast
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