The Hospitalized Patient with COPD: How to Prevent VTE?
Upon completion of this activity, participants will:
- Have greater competence related to the
- Use of effective strategies to improve venous thromboembolism (VTE) prevention in hospitalized patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
Professor of Medicine
Director, Clinical Research for the Women's Guild Lung Institute
Director, Venous Thromboembolism and Pulmonary Vascular Disease Research Program
Associate Director, Pulmonary and Critical Care Division
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, California
Department of Medicine
Section of Cardiology
University of Chicago Medicine
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