This activity is supported by an educational grant from Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., administered by Janssen Scientiﬁc Affairs, LLC
NPs and PAs in Cardiology
Summarize the available evidence related to bleeding risk of older adults receiving a DOAC versus warfarin for stroke prevention in AF
Discuss the risks and benefits of anticoagulation therapy for stroke prevention in patients with severe CKD or ESRD
Describe the most recent efficacy and safety data for the use of DOACs in patients with AF and severe obesity
Ms Berggren has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Ms Ross has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Dr Ruff: consulting fees: Bayer, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Janssen, Pfizer; consulting fees/contracted research (paid to institution): Anthos, Boehringer Ingelheim, Daiichi Sankyo; contracted research (paid to institution): AstraZeneca.
None of the members of the Planning Committee or PCE staff have any relevant relationships to disclose.
Participants wishing to earn CE/CME credit must:
The estimated time to complete this activity is 1.00 hour.
Release date: February 1, 2022
Expiration date: January 31, 2023
Interactive video lecture
The opinions or views expressed in this CE/CME activity do not necessarily reflect the opinions or recommendations of Practicing Clinicians Exchange or any educational supporter.
Joint Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Practicing Clinicians Exchange is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
ANCC Credit Designation
NP course advisor: Darcy H. Thiesen, CNP, MSN, Park Nicollet Heart and Vascular Center, St Louis Park, Minnesota
Nursing contact hours: 1.00, which includes 1.00 hour of pharmacology credit
AAPA Credit Designation
Practicing Clinicians Exchange has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 1.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credit. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
IPCE Credit Designation
This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners will receive 1.00 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credit for learning and change.
This program has been made available online.