Cardiovascular Conference Series: Evaluation and Management of Patients Presenting With High Risk Pulmonary Embolism
Novel, direct-acting oral anticoagulants make the outpatient treatment of low risk PE easier than before. However, the spectrum of PE severity varies widely, so emergency physicians must be able to risk-stratify patients to ensure the appropriate disposition.
Join Dr. Ian del Conde as he discusses the importance of the Pulmonary Embolism Response Team (PERT).
|Live- Baptist Hospital 5MCVI|
Cardiologists, Interventional Cardiologists, Interventional Radiologists, General Internists, Primary Care Physicians, Intensivist, General Surgeons, Gynecologists, Anesthesiologists, Emergency Medicine Physicians, Hospitalists, Nurses, Pharmacists, Respiratory Therapists and other interested healthcare providers.
- Review the risk stratification in patients with acute pulmonary embolism (PE).
- Assess the effectiveness of imaging and other diagnostic tools used to assess patients with acute PE.
- Incorporate the pulmonary embolism response team (PERT) in the care of their patients.
Ian Del Conde, M.D., FACC
Director of Vascular Medicine
Cardiologist, Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute
Ian del Conde, M.D., indicated that neither he nor his spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and he will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation or discussion.
Dr. Marcus St. John, conference director, is a member of the Speakers’ Bureau for Abiomed.
Other non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
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- 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
- 1.00 Florida Board of Pharmacy
- 1.00 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
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