Online Education | Adult/Geriatric Drug Therapy 2016 - Updates in Anticoagulation Management

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Updates in Anticoagulation Management

Course Description

This module is a review of the pharmacology, indications and management of currently available anticoagulants, including the direct oral anticoagulants, in the adult/geriatric population.


Bethany Samuelson, MD

Senior Fellow, UW/Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle

Comments from lecture attendees:

"Excellent topic and content. This lecture was very informative."

Target Audience

For adult nurse practitioners, geriatric nurse practitioners, family nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses, pharmacists and other interested healthcare professionals. 

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After taking this module, you will be better able to:

1. Discuss indications for and management of direct oral anticoagulants.
2. Discuss contraindications for use of direct oral anticoagulants.
3. Describe management of anticoagulation in the geriatric population.

Additional Information

Audio and Video
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.00 Contact hours
  • 1.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Contact hours
  • 1.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level


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