The Era of Anticoagulation - Selecting the Best Approach to Treatment
This session will focus on incorporating the latest advances in anticoagulation for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation and acute treatment and long-term prevention of venous thromboembolism. The expanding role of the non-vitamin K oral anticoagulants will be discussed in the context of pivotal, landmark randomized controlled trials. Dr. Beckman will also discuss the management of bleeding in patients on NOACs.
Advisory Board for Bayer; Bristol-Myers Squibb; Merck & Co., Inc.; and Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation. Contracted Research for Bristol-Myers Squibb and Merck & Co., Inc.; Ownership Interest (e.g., stock, patent holder) in EMX and Jana Care Inc.
Pamela Kushner, MD, FAAFP (Reviewer): Speaker’s Bureau for AstraZeneca; and Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Consultant for AstraZeneca; Boehringer Ingelheim; Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; and Lilly. Advisory Board for Pfizer, Inc.
Patrick Alguire, MD, FACP (Reviewer): Stock Holder for Amgen Inc; Bristol-Myers Squibb; Express Scripts; GlaxoSmithKline PLC; Medtronic Inc; Stryker Corporation; Teva Pharmaceutical Industries.
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