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Interaction and Outcomes of Clopidogrel and PPI in Patients Post-ACS
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
To describe the potential effects of the combination of clopidogrel plus a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) on morbidity and mortality outcomes in patients post acute coronary syndromes (ACS).
Essential Areas and Policies, including the 2004 Updated Standards for Commercial Support. Pri-Med faculty hail from a variety of institutions and participate in content development, along with Pri-Med Institute's Advisory Boards and its expert review partners, the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health and Tufts Health Care Institute. All final decisions about program content are the responsibility of Pri-Med Institute.
||AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
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||Pri-Med Institute designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Faculty and Editorial Board
Marc Cohen, MD, FACC, (Read Bio), Chief of the Division of Cardiology, Director of the Cardiology Fellowship Training, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, Newark, New Jersey; Professor of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York
Monica Zangwill, MD, MPH
Financial Disclosure Statement(s)
Dr Cohen receives honoraria from sanofi-aventis U.S. and Bristol-Myers Squibb/Schering-Plough Partnership.
Dr Zangwill has no financial relationships to disclose.
The content collaborators at Academy for Healthcare Education, Inc. have no financial relationships to disclose.
Academy for Healthcare Education
Bristol-Myers Squibb/Sanofi Pharmaceuticals Partnership
Instructions for Obtaining Credit:
Complete this activity. Answer the questions in the attached posttest and evaluation. Click on "claim credit" and follow the instructions to print out the credit certificate.
Computer System Requirements:
The opinions, ideas, and recommendations expressed in this educational activity are those of the faculty only and are not necessarily endorsed, nor do they necessarily reflect, those of their affiliated institutions, Pri-Med Institute, Pri-Med Institute Advisory Boards and Consultants, or M|C Communications, LLC.
Clinical judgment must guide each clinician in weighing the possible risks, benefits, or contraindications of any diagnostics, interventions or treatments discussed. Clinicians should review manufacturers’ product information and consider these with the recommendations of other authorities when applying the assessment and/or clinical management strategies discussed in this activity to the care of their patients.