2012 Chronic Care Practice Forum Meeting

Wednesday, March 21, 2012 - Friday, March 23, 2012

Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation in 2012

Thursday Mar 22

4:15–5:15pm

ACPE# 0088-9999-12-006-L01-P Learning Objectives: 1) Compare and contrast selective factor Xa inhibitors with direct thrombin inhibitors 2) Cite clinical indications for warfarin, aspirin plus clopidogrel, selective factor Xa inhibitors and direct thrombin inhibitors 3) Cite recent studies exploring the pros and cons of strict pharmacologically-induced rate control 4) List the appropriate uses and side effects of dronedarone

Frank “Chip” Celestino, M.D. Professor and Director of Geriatrics Department of Family & Community Medicine Wake Forest School of Medicine

 

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