Perioperative Management of Cardiovascular Medications in Noncardiac Surgery

Estimated time to complete session: 45 mins.

Learning Objectives

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

1. Evaluate patients for perioperative cardiac risk.
2. Outline the recommended management of common cardiovascular medications initiated or discontinued during the perioperative period.
3. Explain the individualized management of vasoactive agents for acute perioperative shock in noncardiac surgery.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
09/26/2021

Eddie Needham, MD, FAAFP, Program Director, Florida Hospital Family Medicine Residency; Associate Professor, University of Central Florida College of Medicine; Clinical Associate Professor, Florida State University College of Medicine; Centre for Family Medicine, Winter Park, Florida

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
09/26/2021
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