Wednesday, April 20, 2016 - Thursday, April 20, 2017 12:00 AM
Venus Thromboembolism - Changing Practice, Changing Policy, Changing Public Reporting
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Review risk factors for and guidelines suggesting methods to prevent VTE;
- Show how a systems approach can improve prescription of VTE prophylaxis;
- Consider the problem of missed VTE prophylaxis doses as a quality improvement target; and
- Examine the impact of surveillance bias on public reporting of DVT rates.
Indiana University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Indiana University School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.