Activity

Activity ID

3117

Expires

January 11, 2022

Format Type

Internet

CME Credit

1.0

Fee

$0 - $25
CME Provider

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

Description

The discussion should inform the audience of the risks of atrial fibrillation and the relative risks and benefits of management with medical therapy vs. ablation and the timing of employment of treatment.

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Educational Objectives

As a result of this educational activity, webcast participants will be able to: Understand the risks of atrial fibrillation; and Understand when to initiate a strategy to maintain sinus rhythm.

You’ll also learn about the following:

Clinical implications of atrial fibrillation
Patient selection for atrial ablation
The ablation procedure
Return to work and exercise
Medication management after atrial ablation
Maze procedure
Management of recurrent atrial fibrillation after an ablation procedure
Apple Watch EKG app

Keywords

Heart Disease, Atrial Fibrillation, Medication Management, Sinus Rhythm

Competencies

Medical Knowledge, Patient Care & Procedural Skills

CME Credit Type

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

Practice Setting

Inpatient, Rural, Urban, VA/Military

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