Episode 6: VTE Prevention in the Hospital: Who, How, and When?
- Have greater competence related to
- Implementation of effective VTE prevention strategies in hospitalized medically ill patients
Clinical Professor, Family Medicine
Director, UC Irvine Program in Medical Education for the Latino Community (PRIME-LC)
Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion
University of California, Irvine
Clinical Professor of Medicine
Wayne State University School of Medicine
Senior Staff Hospitalist
Medical Director for Professional Development and Research
Division of Hospital Medicine
Henry Ford Hospital
Vice Chair for Clinical Operations
Department of Medicine
Section of Cardiology
University of Chicago Medicine
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