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Antithrombotic Guideline: Thrombolysis

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This e-learning module provides the opportunity to earn CME and MOC while learning key areas in new guidelines for antithrombotic therapy for Venous Thromboembolism (VTE). The module was developed based on the new Antithrombotic Therapy and Prevention of Thrombosis: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline.

The module will teach how to:

  • Weigh the risk of thrombolysis against likelihood of benefit.
  • Decide on thrombolytic therapy for patients with intermediate risk disease.

Complete this module to earn 1.25 CME credits and MOC points.

Item Number: 92347.13


Scott Stevens, MD
Co-Director Thrombosis Program
Vice-Chair, Department of Medicine
Intermountain Medical Center
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT

Scott Woller, MD
Co-Director Thrombosis Program
Intermountain Medical Center
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT


Lisa K. Moores, MD, FCCP
Associate Dean for Student Affairs
Professor of Medicine
F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine
Bethesda, MD

Education Mission
To develop educational delivery systems for chest, critical care, and sleep physicians that facilitate lifelong learning, optimize clinical care, and meet the CHEST Education Committee goals.

Physician Credit
The American College of Chest Physicians (CHEST) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CHEST designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

MOC Statement
Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 1.25 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC points.

Nursing Credit
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 16433, for 1.25 contact hours.

Disclosure Statement
CHEST remains strongly committed to providing the best available evidence-based clinical information to participants of this educational activity and requires an open disclosure of any relevant financial relationships that create a conflict of interest. It is not the intent of CHEST to disqualify anyone from participating in this educational activity, but to resolve any conflicts of interest that may arise from financial relationships with commercial interests. All conflicts of interest are reviewed by the educational activity course director/chair, the Education Committee, and/or the Conflict of Interest Subcommittee to ensure that such situations are properly evaluated and, if necessary, resolved. CHEST educational standards pertaining to conflict of interest are intended to maintain the professional autonomy of the clinical experts inherent in promoting a balanced presentation of science. Through our review process, all CHEST CME activities are ensured of independent, objective, scientifically balanced presentations of information. Disclosure of any or no relevant financial relationships will be made available on-site during all educational activities.

Learning Categories
The development, planning, and delivery of instructional methods for this course is based on Learning Category 2: Self-Directed.

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