An Introduction to Oral Anticoagulation Management

Location
Centre for Professional Development – B1 on the Edgbaston Campus map
Category
Medical and Dental Sciences
Dates
Wednesday 9th March 2016 (08:30-17:00)
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Contact

Amy Partleton
Email: a.partleton@bham.ac.uk  
Tel: 0121 414 2677

Course summary

To provide an overview of the management of oral anticoagulation.

Learning Objectives

  • A knowledge of the principles of anticoagulation therapy, indication for use, side effects and interactions
  • A knowledge of the principles of point of care, INR testing & quality assurance
  • A knowledge of the professional guidelines for management of oral anticoagulation, audit procedures & protocol development

Speakers

Professor David Fitzmaurice– GP & Clinical Lead of Primary Care, UoB
Dr Will Lester – Consultant Haematologist, University Hospitals Birmingham 
Mrs Diane Kitchen – Biomedical Scientist, UK NEQAS for blood coagulation

Course Details

Duration
One Day

Location
Centre for Professional Development, Medical School, University of Birmingham

Fees 
£150 per person

How to apply 
Register for this course online with a credit/debit card at our online shop.

For more information about this course please contact Amy Partleton:
Email: a.partleton@bham.ac.uk 
Tel: 0121 414 2677