This course is designed to help prepare pharmacist for the responsibility of monitoring and managing anticoagulation therapy patients and clinics. Particularly, this course provides advance aspects of anticoagulation therapy to pharmacists who are interested in establishing a Pharmacist-led Anticoagulation Management Clinic in order to optimize their knowledge and skills base of safe anticoagulation therapy practices.
The topics of this course are as the following:
1.Physiology and pathophysiology of thromboembolic disorders
2.Overview of pharmacology anticoagulant medications
3.Disease state management and special populations
4. Patient assessment and management
5.Anticoagulation Complications and Periprocedural Management
7.Operational Components of Anticoagulation Management