Central Virginia Spring Chapter Program
Join us for a complimentary educational event this spring, where you can network with colleagues, earn 3.0 CE contact hours and learn more about PCNA. Hosted by the Central Virginia Chapter.
PCNA members and non-members are welcome to register and attend. Please share this with colleagues and friends.
This event is sponsored by Kiniksa Pharmaceuticals.
10:00 am Introduction and Welcome
10:15 am Peripheral Arterial Disease (1.0 CE)
11:15 am Non-CE presentation by Kiniksa Pharmaceuticals (non-CE)
12:15 pm Brunch
12:45 pm Pulmonary Embolism (1.0 CE)
1:45 pm Coffee and Tea Station
2:00 pm Screening for Non-Valvular Atrial Fibrillation: Identifying the Undiagnosed Patient (1.0 CE)
3:00 pm Closing Remarks
Peripheral Arterial Disease (1.0 CE)
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Pulmonary Embolism (1.0 CE)
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Screening for Non-Valvular Atrial Fibrillation: Identifying the Undiagnosed Patient (1.0 CE)
- Review prevalence and common risk factors associated with non-valvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF).
- Describe typical signs and symptoms of NVAF and how to assess for them during a clinical encounter.
- Discuss the importance of pulse taking and follow up ECG to screen high risk patients for NVAF.
- Using case examples, illustrate how to initiate NVAF treatment, provide follow-up and collaboration across the continuum of care to ensure optimal patient outcomes.