Managing Risk of Complications at Femoral Vascular Access Sites in Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
Nakia Merriweather, RN, BSN, Linda M. Sulzbach-Hoke, RN, PhD, CCNS, ACNS-BC, CCRN
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Learning Objectives

At the completion of this program, you will be able to:
  • Identify factors contributing to complications related to vascular access sites
  • Describe the different types of anticoagulation used before, during, and after percutaneous coronary intervention
  • Define the methods of attaining hemostasis in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention patients

Continuing Education Information

CE ID: C1253
Total Contact Hours: 1.00
Pharma Hours: 0.25
Synergy Cat: A
Test Expires: 10/1/2015

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Managing Risk of Complications at Femoral Vascular Access Sites in Percutaneous Coronary Intervention

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