|On-Demand Anticoagulant Webinars|
Activities are listed chronologically, with the most recent releases listed first. Please review all activities to find those most applicable to you and your practice!
Saving Time & Saving Lives: Rapid Reversal of Oral Anticoagulants (New and Old)
Rapid anticoagulant reversal is warranted during life threatening bleeding or emergent surgery. Since reversal strategies vary in safety, onset, duration, and cost, it is recommended to have a plan in place so you are ready when this kind of emergency arises. This one hour webinar will equip pharmacists with the expertise needed to develop local protocols to promote the safe and effective use of reversal agents during life threatening situations relating to warfarin and the direct acting oral anticoagulants.
Target Audience: Health System Pharmacists
CE Credit: 1 hour
Presenter: Van Hellerslia, PharmD, BCPS, CACP, Clinical Assistant Professor, Temple University School of Pharmacy
From Hospital to Home: Ensuring Safe, Effective, and Affordable Use of Target-Specific Oral Anticoagulants for Acute Venous Thromboembolism
Target-specific oral anticoagulants are being utilized at an increasing rate due to support from national guidelines, new options for reversal, and proven safety and efficacy compared to standard treatment. Transitioning a patient from hospital to home on these agents can be complicated and potentially dangerous. This program will provide both health-system and community pharmacists with the transitions of care tools needed to ensure safe, effective, and affordable use of the target-specific oral anticoagulants for treatment of acute venous thromboembolism.
Target Audience: Health system pharmacists and community pharmacists
CE Credit: 1.5 hours
Presenter: Jacqueline Theodorou, PharmD, BCPS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Temple University School of Pharmacy
Updated Review of Target-Specific Oral Anticoagulants
This program compares and contrasts the role of target-specific oral anticoagulants (TSOAs) in stroke prevention for non-valvular Atrial Fibrillation as well as treatment of acute Venous Thromboembolism. A review of perioperative management and therapeutic options for bleeding patients being treated with TSOAs will be provided. Lastly, guidance will be offered on how to apply patient-specific factors to therapy in clinical practice.
Target Audience: All pharmacists
CE Credit: 1 hour
Presenter: Jacqueline Theodorou, PharmD, BCPS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Temple University School of Pharmacy