Perioperative Management of Cardiovascular Medications in Noncardiac Surgery
Estimated time to complete session: 45 mins.
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.
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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
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