New Strategies in the World of Anticoagulant Therapy
Description: Elaine Hylek, MD, MPH provides an overview of the new oral anticoagulants such as dabigatran and rivaroxaban, and discusses clinical considerations and management strategies to optimize their use for various patients. Includes several case studies. Presented live in October 2012 at the Case-Oriented Symposium for Bleeding and Thrombosis in Arlington, VA.
Learning objectives — at the conclusion of this program participants will be able to:
• Discuss approved indications for novel anticoagulants
• Communicate how to optimize effective use of oral anticoagulants in clinical practice
ASCLS P.A.C.E. credits available through April 13, 2013.