Anticoagulation for AFIB in The Older Adult
1. Explore the problem of anticoagulation in older adults with atrial fibrillation (include barriers such as frailty, falls risk, live in a nursing home, etc)
2. Review the data from trials of anticoagulants (specifically looking at an older subset of patients) for non-valvular atrial fibrillation
3. Discuss use of aspirin in atrial fibrillation
4. Explore possible models for shared decision making
Time: 12:00pm to 1:00pm EST
This activity is approved for the following credit: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
- 1.00 Attendance
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