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Northern Minnesota Spring Chapter Program

May 13, 2023

8:30 am CDT -1:00 pm CDT

Join us for a complimentary educational event this spring, where you can network with colleagues, earn CE contact hours, and learn more about PCNA. Hosted by the Northern Minnesota Chapter.

PCNA members and non-members are welcome to register and attend this free event. Please share this with colleagues and friends.

Program supported by Bristol Myers Squibb/Pfizer Alliance.


9:00Arrival and sign-in
9:45Stroke prevention Through Afib Recognition and Treatment
11:30Resilient and Sustainable Caring

Presentation Topic

Stroke prevention Through Afib Recognition and Treatment (1 CE)
Learning Objectives
  • Describe the risk factors associated with Atrial Fibrillation (AFib) and prevalence of asymptomatic AFib
  • Incorporate effective strategies for early detection of AFib into clinical practice
  • Identify key aspects of current recommendations on AFib, anticoagulation, stroke risk, and prevention approaches
  • Select tools that can help in communicating risk factors, prevention strategies, and treatment approaches with patients
  • Utilize anticoagulation administration safety protocols to decrease medication errors, decrease unwanted medication interactions, and availability of reversal agents
  • Explain the key benefits of anticoagulation with newer oral anticoagulation agents
Resilient and Sustainable Caring (1 CE)
Learning Objectives
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