VIDEO: Understanding Anticoagulant and Antiplatelet Therapy: An Update for Nurse Practitioners
Date Recorded: 1/24/2017
Last Day to Register: 1/24/2019
Instructional Hours: 2.00
Online Evaluation: Available 1/24/20171/24/2019
Pre-Test? No
Post-Test? No
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Disclosure Statement: None
Description: This program will provide an update for Nurse Practitioners on anticoagulant and antiplatelet therapy. There will be a review of clotting mechanisms, anticoagulant medications, antiplatelet medications and management of bleeding disorders.
Handouts: No handouts are currently available.

Accreditations and Pricing

AccreditationsConsortium MembersAll Others 
All participants $0.00 $0.00
Area Health Education ConsortiumThis program provides 2 CEUs by Mid-Carolina AHEC and meets South Carolina AHEC Best Practice Standards.
Registered Nurses $0.00 $0.00
SC Nurses Association
NURSING WITH PHARMACOLOGY CONTENT: Mid-Carolina AHEC, Inc. is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by The South Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission of Accreditation.

This nursing continuing education activity is approved for 2.0 hours of which 1.5 is pharmacology content.


Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
State the difference between the intrinsic and extrinsic clotting pathways.
Identify common antiplatelet medications and indications for use.
Identify current therapies and indications for use of anticoagulants.
Discuss management of bleeding disorders including heparin-induced thrombocytopenia and disseminated intravascular coagulation.

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