Monday November 26, 2018 from 14:40 to 15:40
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This session is geared towards family doctors and community emergency doctors. A brief review of the tools to diagnose and manage DVT and PE, with a focus on the outpatient setting.
As a result of attending this session, participants will be able to understand:
- the diagnostic and therapeutic algorithms of the diagnosis and management of DVT and PE. Emphasis will be placed on how to manage these diagnoses in the outpatient setting.
- how to use the PERC rule and approriate use of Ddimer testing.
- initiation of management of DVT and PE in the outpatient and ER setting.