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NEW: Antithrombotic Therapy for VTE Disease (Published: February 2016)
This CHEST guideline addresses new developments and ongoing controversies in the treatment of VTE.

Antithrombotic Therapy and Prevention of Thrombosis (9th Edition), Published: February 2012
This CHEST guideline series presents recommendations for the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of thrombosis, addressing a comprehensive list of clinical conditions, including medical, surgery, orthopedic surgery, atrial fibrillation, stroke, cardiovascular disease, pregnancy, and neonates and children.

Pharmacologic Therapy for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension in Adults (Published: August 2014)
This CHEST hybrid document aims to provide practical guidance to clinicians faced with common questions regarding the use of available pharmacotherapies for the treatment of patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH).

Clinician Tools and Materials

Podcasts
CHEST hosts a discussion with the authors upon release of a guideline, to add context and commentary to the issues and challenges facing clinicians.

Antithrombotic Therapy for VTE Disease: CHEST Guideline (February 2016)
Duration: 33 min
Moderator: Ian T. Nathanson, MD, FCCP, Section Editor, CHEST
Participants: Clive Kearon, MD, PhD; COL Lisa K. Moores, MC, USA, FCCP

Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: New CHEST Guidelines and New CDC Report (August 2014)
Duration: 28 min
Moderator: D. Kyle Hogarth, MD, FCCP, Podcast Editor, CHEST
Participants: Terence K. Trow, MD, FCCP; Mary G. George, MD; Anna R. Hemnes, MD

 

Presentation Slides
CHEST develops slide sets to incorporate into educational presentations, for the purposes of disseminating and explaining guideline recommendations.

All slides are Copyright © 2016 American College of Chest Physicians. No part of this publication may be reproduced/used in any manner without permission from the publisher.