Anticoagulation module 6: peripheral arterial disease, thrombosis and anticoagulation requirements – the scope of the problem

Released10 January 2019     Expires: 10 January 2021      Programme: Anticoagulation 0.5 CPD/CME credit

Sponsorship Statement:

The anticoagulation modular programme was funded by an educational grant from Bayer. Bayer had no role in the writing of the modules and had no editorial control over the content.

Designed to give healthcare professionals a clear understanding of the mechanism of coagulation and how this relates to the development of arterial and venous thrombosis. It is one of several modules in our anticoagulation programme.

Module first published: January 2019

Learning objectives

Upon completing this module, participants should be better able to:

  • identify peripheral arterial disease and its management
  • understand the risk factors for venous thromboembolism (VTE) and the management options with direct oral anticoagulants
  • know about the prevalence of undiagnosed cancer in patients with an unprovoked VTE and the management of cancer-associated thrombosis

Faculty

Dr Zara Sayar, Haematology Registrar (ST7), University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Accreditation

0.5 CPD/CME credit, 0.5 hour
BJC Learning has assigned half an hour of CPD/CME credit to this module

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