Grand Rounds 2012.05.08


Dr. David Anderson, Head/Chair Department of Medicine, Capital Health & Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Contraversies in Venous Thromboembolism

Educational Objectives:

  1. Review the optimal duration of anticoagulant therapy for patients with deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism
  2. Review the controversies about the management of asymptomatic and sub-segmental pulmonary embolism detected by CT pulmonary angiography
  3. Discuss the potential roles for novel oral anticoagulants in the treatment of venous thromboembolism and the potential pitfalls of their use

THE OTTAWA HOSPITAL – General Campus Auditorium

  • Tuesday, May 8th, 2012¬†(NEW)
  • 8:00 to 9:00 a.m.¬†(NEW)

(Video-linked to the Civic BICKELL ROOM, Riverside Auditorium, and Montfort Hospital 2D111, Elisabeth Bruyère Hospital 320Y and Saint-Vincent Hosptial 5D)

Note:  This Grand Rounds presentation will be webcasted live and archived.

The Ottawa Hospital Medical Grand Rounds is an accredited group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Ottawa. Phone no. for OTN participants during question period is 613-798-5555 x78952.

Refreshments (coffee, tea, water) will be provided. You are welcome to bring your own lunch.

THANK YOU- Dept of Medicine Education Fund