Volume 83, Number 10
Update in perioperative cardiac medicine
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Release Date: October 1, 2016
Expiration Date: September 30, 2017
Estimated Time of Completion: 1 hour
Risk assessment, risk reduction, antiplatelet therapy after stent placement, and bridging anticoagulation.
Readers will consider the findings of recent studies when caring for cardiac patients undergoing noncardiac surgery.
Directed to cardiology, hospital medicine, internal medicine
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Activity Director and Authors
Brian F. Mandell, MD, PhD
Chairman, Department of Medicine, Education Institute
Professor of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
Editor in Chief, Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine
Pelin Batur, MD
Department of Community Internal Medicine, Cleveland Clinic
Education Director, Primary Care Women’s Health Program,
Cleveland Clinic Deputy Editor, Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine
Executive Editor, Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine
Steven L. Cohn, MD, MS, FACP, SFHM
Medical Director, UHealth Preoperative Assessment Center;
Director, Medical Consultation Services, University of Miami Hospital/Jackson Memorial Hospital;
Professor of Clinical Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine,
Suparna Dutta, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL;
Associate Division Chief, Division of Hospital Medicine, and Medical Director,
Attending Directed Service, Rush University Medical College,
Barbara A. Slawski, MD, MS, FACP, SFHM
Professor of Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery;
Chief, Section of Perioperative and Consultative Medicine;
Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
Paul J. Grant, MD, SFHM, FACP
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Director, Perioperative and Consultative Medicine,
Division of General Medicine, University of Michigan Health System,
Ann Arbor, MI
Gerald W. Smetana, MD, FACP
Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School;
Division of General Medicine and Primary Care,
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center,
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