Today on MedNet21, we're going to discuss Deep Venous Thrombosis.
During this brief presentation on the topic of Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) we cover the pathophysiology of VTE as well as common signs and symptoms pertinent to the clinical identification of acute VTE. The use of recommended diagnostic techniques is reviewed briefly. Evidence-based therapy of acute VTE is covered. Special considerations in acute VTE such as massive and submassive PE recognition and treatment are reviewed as well as the management of high risk patients within the hospitalized patient population.
Dates and Times
End Date: 3/17/2020
As a result of this educational activity, webcast participants will be able to: Recognize common signs and symptoms of venous thromboembolism (VTE) and select appropriate diagnostic testing to identify VTE; and Apply evidence based interventions in the treatment of VTE.
You’ll also learn about the following:
- Risk factors for DVT
- New anticoagulation strategies for DVT
- Pulmonary Embolism (PE)
- Diagnosing DVT/PE
- Treatment of DVT/PE
The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians
The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University designates this webcasts for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Maintenance of Certification
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.