Venoactive Drug Therapy for Chronic Venous Insufficiency - Canadian Council On Continuing Education In Pharmacy (CCCEP)

Duration

1 hr

Profession

Pharmacy

# of Credits

1.0

Accreditation

CCCEP

Expiry Date

2020-08-09

Chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) is a condition that may present with many signs and symptoms ranging from aching legs to open ulcers. This program discusses venoactive drug therapy for CVI, and also the role that pharmacists can play in the recognition and management of CVI.

This continuing education lesson is designed primarily for pharmacists and has been accredited by the Canadian Council on Continuing Education in Pharmacy (CCCEP) for 1 CEU. CCCEP File Number: 1066-2019-2823-I-P

Dave Liu, MD, FRCPC, FSIR, CAQ(IR)
Hema Rajawat, BSc. Pharm, RPh
Simon Lessard, B.Pharm, MBA, CRE, CTE

Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe the clinical manifestations of chronic venous insufficiency (CVI)
  2. Discuss the treatment of CVI
  3. Recognize the role of the pharmacist in providing patient education about CVI and its management
  4. Identify strategies to enhance compliance to therapy among patients with CVI


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