Venous Thromboembolism

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Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.

Learning Objectives

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. 

Additional Information

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

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

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

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