SHY:Overview of the Treatment of Common Bleeding Disorders: Emphasis on On-demand Treatment with Coagulation Factor Replacement Products

Subjects will vary for each presentation within the series.  In general, each presentation will review current pharmacotherapeutic management recommendation for a given disease state.  The goal of the series is to ensure that our pharmacists practice consistent, evidence-based pharmacy.

 

ACPE: 0481-0000-19-097-L04-P

Target Audience

The target audience consists of pharmacists, pharmacy residents, and pharmacy students

Learning Objectives

  • Offer structured support of professional development for pharmacists
  • Incentivize pharmacists to engage in professional development sessions by providing continuing education credit for attendance
  • Review current pharmacotherapeutic management recommendations for various disease states
  • Emphasize knowledge gained during presentations through summary slides, questions and/or patient cases
  • Ensure that residency preceptors are aware of current evidence-based pharmacy recommendations

 

  • Describe the similarities and differences in treatment methodology in Hemophilia A, Hemophilia B, and von Willebrand Disease
  • Explain how dosing is determined for on-demand treatment in Hemophilia A, Hemophilia B, and von Willebrand Disease
  • Calculate on-demand dosing for Hemophilia A, Hemophilia B, and von Willebrand Disease.
  • Describe the major differences in available coagulation factor replacement products for Hemophilia A, Hemophilia B, and von Willebrand Disease.

Additional Information

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.50 ACPE Pharmacy
    The UPMC Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a Provider of continuing pharmacy education.
Course opens: 
07/18/2019
Course expires: 
08/19/2019

Subjects will vary for each presentation within the series.  In general, each presentation will review current pharmacotherapeutic management recommendation for a given disease state.  The goal of the series is to ensure that our pharmacists practice consistent, evidence-based pharmacy.

Pittsburgh, PA
United States

Selleca Huhn

imageThe University of Pittsburgh Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a Provider of continuing pharmacy education. 

The assigned universal program number(s) is:  0481-0000-19-097-L04-P

 

Available Credit

  • 0.50 ACPE Pharmacy
    The UPMC Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a Provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
07/18/2019
Course expires: 
08/19/2019
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