Learning Objectives

By attending this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss current approaches in diagnosis, prevention and treatment of thromboembolic disorders.

  • Learn practical tips in anticoagulant counselling, perioperative anticoagulant management and the considerations for anticoagulation in special patient populations.

  • Appreciate the multidisciplinary nature of thrombotic disorders.

  • Understand the role of laboratory diagnostic testing for heparin induced thrombocytopenia.