The purpose of this continuing education program is to inform and educate healthcare providers on the recognition of presenting signs and symptoms that may suggest a diagnosis of pulmonary embolism. The course will highlight the diagnosis process and treatment options with discussion of the medications for acute treatment and long-term prevention. Patient education is an important part of the treatment plan including importance uninterrupted medication use and prevention techniques.
Upon conclusion of this course, participants will be able to:
Chapter 1: Introduction
Chapter 2: Video - Pulmonary Embolism
Chapter 3: References