After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
- Recognize current lack of evidence for treatment of venous thromboembolism (VTE) with direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) in obese patients.
- Evaluate current literature for efficacy and safety of DOACs for treatment of VTE in obese patients.
- Apply recent literature to clinical practice as appropriate.
Jasmine An, PharmD
PGY1 Pharmacy Resident
Baystate Medical Center
The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education ( CE ) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options. Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity.
None of the members of the faculty and planning committee for this educational event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by or used on patients.
- 1.00 ACPE Contact Hours
- 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours