Tuesday, April 28
7:00 am - 9:00 am
Location: LNL3; BCEC
Advanced Practice Provider Fee: $99
Candidate and Medical Student Fee: $65
Moderator(s): Nirav J. Patel, MD, FAANS
This course updates the neurosurgeon on DVT prophylaxis, reversal of coumadin, the use of Factor 7a and restitution of coagulation after neurosurgery procedures.
Learning Objectives: After completing this educational activity, participants should be able to:
- Discuss appropriate use of Factor 7a.
- Explain how to rapidly reverse the effects of, and discuss when it is safe to restart coumadin after neurosurgery procedures.
- Review the most commonly used DVT prophylaxis measures.