COVID Throm-basics

Learn about the cardiovascular and neurologic thrombotic phenomenon that can occur post COVID-19 infection and illness.

Member Cost: $0Non-member Cost: $0
Credits: 1.0 CE contact hours

Course Overview

Join Dr. Spyropoulos and earn 1.0 Contact Hours learning about the criteria and results from the HEP-COVID Trial that was published in JAMA in October 2021. Dr. Spyropoulos explains the mechanism of action and monitoring of DOACs versus alternate anticoagulant options and the pros and cons of each. Leave with the next steps to incorporate thrombosis prophylaxis in your nursing practice, including inpatient, post-discharge, and outpatient settings are discussed.

Member Cost: $0Non-member Cost: $0
Credits: 1.0 CE contact hours


Learning Objectives

  • Describe the cardiovascular and neurologic phenomenon that can occur post-covid-19 virus
  • Identify inclusion and exclusion criteria for Hep-Covid and Prevent-HD clinical trials
  • Differentiate between vaccine-induced immune thrombosis and heparin-induced thrombocytopenia
  • Discuss the impact COVID-19 has had on your clinical practice/ life/work/ home environment

Additional COVID-19 Resources


Alex C. Spyropoulos, MD, FACP, FCCP, FRCPC


PCNA is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider number: 030602.