PULSE: Antithrombotic Strategies after TAVR: To DO(AC) or DON’T

September 15, 2021

New medications and new guidelines are constantly being released. Pharmacists need a mechanism to keep up with these new medications and guidelines.

Target Audience

Pharmacist

Learning Objectives

1. To describe guideline-based recommendation strategies on the use of antithrombotic therapies in patients following TAVR (Transcatheter Aortic Value Replacement)
2. To discuss primary literature related to the safety of the use of antiplatelets and anticoagulant therapy following TAVR
3. To identify appropriate adjunctive Antithrombotic Therapy for Patients with Aortic Stenosis Undergoing TAVR

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 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: 
09/15/2021
Course expires: 
10/15/2021
Event starts: 
09/15/2021 - 1:00pm
Event ends: 
09/15/2021 - 2:00pm

New medications and new guidelines are constantly being released. Pharmacists need a mechanism to keep up with these new medications and guidelines.

UPMC Presbyterian
Pittsburgh, PA
United States

Julie DiBridge, PharmD, BCPS
PGY2 Cardiology Resident
UPMC Presbyterian
 

In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team

Available Credit

  • 1.00 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.
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