Webinar: Predicting Stroke and Bleeding Risk in Patients with AFib

Updated:Apr 17,2014

FREE Stroke Webinar from AANN and AHA/ASA
Predicting Stroke and Bleeding Risk in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation

AANN in collaboration with the American Heart Association (AHA)/American Stroke Association (ASA) invite you to join us on May 6, 2014 from 12:00-1:00 pm CST for a webinar with Dr. Margaret Fang, MD MPH, and Mary Amatangelo, RN MS ACNP-BC CCRN CNRN, as they discuss risk factors for Atrial Fibrillation patients.

Learning Objectives:

After participating in this webinar, the learner should be able to:
  1. Define risk scores for stroke and bleeding in patients with Atrial Fibrillation
  2. Compare and contrast performance of different risk scores
  3. Choose when to use risk scores in clinical practice
CE Accreditation:
Participants will be awarded 1 CE contact hour** upon completion of the hour long webinar and submission of an evaluation. Attendance for the entire session is required for CE credit. A link to complete the evaluation form and claim CE contact hours will be distributed after the webinar.

 **The American Association of Neuroscience Nurses is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Dr. Margaret FangDr. Margaret Fang, MD MPH, is Associate Professor of Medicine at The University of California, San Francisco and Medical Director of the UCSF Anticoagulation Clinic.

Mary Amatangelo, RN MS ACNP-BC CCRN CNRN, is Senior Stroke Researcher and Nurse Practitioner at MGH J. Philip Kistler Stroke Research Center.

Faculty Disclosure and Relevant Financial Relationship(s):
Faculty and nurse planners report no conflict of interest with the content of this activity.


Attendee Information:
US/Canada Attendee Dial-in #: (866) 256-4745

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