Patient self-monitoring of oral anticoagulation: how to make it safe and cost effective
To provide an educational framework for health professionals requiring the tools for training patients in self-testing or management of oral anticoagulation.
Knowledge of how to train patients in:
Understanding the theoretical and practical competencies involved in blood coagulation testing
Understanding how to utilise a POC device
Understanding how to manage anticoagulation and dosage adjustment, documenting INR results and quality control procedures
Professor David Fitzmaurice – GP & Professor of Primary Care, University of Birmingham
Dr Ellen Murray – Senior Lecturer in Primary Care, University of Birmingham
Dr Matthew Fay - GP, Bradford and NHS Improvement National Clinical Lead Heart and Stroke
Primary care clinical sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT
Is this course accredited?
This is a 1 day CPD accredited course.
£125 per person
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