These independent CME activities are supported by an educational grant from Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.



Clinical Context:
Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation
  1. Course List
CME/CE Information

Target Audience

Cardiologists, neurologists, clinical cardiac electrophysiologists, primary care physicians, nurses, pharmacists, and other clinicians involved in the screening and treatment of patients with atrial fibrillation.

Activity Goal

The goal of this program is to provide information and case studies at the point of care on current and emerging management strategies based on the most up-to-date evidence-based medicine and clinical trial results in stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation.

Learning Objective (s)


CME Information: Physicians


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Projects In Knowledge® designates this enduring material for a maximum of 11.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Instructions


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Clyde W. Yancy, MD, MSc has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

Anne B. Curtis, MD, FACC, FHRS has received honoraria from Medtronic, Inc, and St. Jude Medical, Inc.; has received consulting fees and/or is on the advisory boards of Daiichi Sankyo, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Medtronic, Inc, Pfizer, Inc, and St. Jude Medical, Inc.; and has received royalties from Jones and Bartlett Publishers.

Christopher B. Granger, MD has received grant/research support from Armetheon, Astra Zeneca, Bayer, Boehringer Ingelheim, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Daiichi Sankyo, GlaxoSmithKline, Medtronic Foundation, Merck & Co., Pfizer, Inc., Sanofi-Aventis, Takeda, and The Medicines Company; and is a consultant for Astra Zeneca, Bayer, Boehringer Ingelheim, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Daiichi Sankyo, Eli Lilly and Company, Gilead, GlaxoSmithKline, Hoffmann-La Roche, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Medtronic Inc., Pfizer, Inc., Ross Medical Corporation, Salix Pharmaceuticals, Sanofi-Aventis, Takeda, and The Medicines Company.

Rod Passman, MD, MSCE has received grant/research support, consulting fees, and honoraria for Medtronic Inc; and has received royalties from UpToDate.

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These independent CME activities are supported by an educational grant from Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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