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TANL Conference – Thrombosis in Every Day Clinical Practice

TANL (Thrombosis & Anticoagulation Newfoundland & Labrador) is hosting a Thrombosis and Anticoagulation Half-day Conference on the morning of September 17th (Newfoundland and Labrador time). This program is being offered in partnership with Thrombosis and Anticoagulation Newfoundland and Labrador (TANL), Department of Hematology, and Office of Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University.

At the end of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the diagnosis of CTEPH
  • Describe the management of CTEPH
  • Have an increased index of suspicion for CTEPH
  • Describe the approach to difficult to diagnose PE
  • Identify which patients with PE can be managed either as an outpatient or an inpatient
  • Describe the updated treatment of PE
  • Identify how to manage incidental PE
  • Describe how to determine the duration of anticoagulation in PE
  • Describe the benefits and pitfalls of using POC devices
  • Identify the ideal patient to recommend a POC device
  • Prescribe safe management to patients on DOACs requiring elective surgery
  • Identify effective interventions for patients who require urgent reversal of anticoagulant therapies
  • Determine how to use of DOACs in the elderly
  • Review how to use of DOACs in patients with renal failure
  • Describe the role of DOACs in treatment of cancer associated thrombosis

This continuing professional development (CPD) program has been designed to consider the CanMEDS Physician Competency Framework, including the roles of: Medical Expert, Communicator, Collaborator, Health Advocate, Manager, Scholar and Professional.

If you would like to attend, click here and register by logging in or briefly creating an account. This educational event is open to physicians/Allied Health professionals/and residents as both a live event or a Webinar.