Addressing the Prevention, Treatment,and Management of VTE in Pregnancy: 2018 ASH VTE Clinical Practice Guidelines

January 29, 2019

This is a recorded version of the webinar on Addressing the Prevention, Treatment and Management of VTE in Pregnancy: 2018 ASH VTE Clinical Practice Guidelines that was presented live on Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EDT. Please scroll down to view the archived webinar. 

Estimated Time to complete: 1 hour and 15 minutes 
Format: Archived Webinar

Webinar Faculty: Shannon  Bates, MDCM, MSc, FRCPC and Anita Rajasekhar, MD, MS
Activity Medical Director: Andra H. James, MD, MPH

Program Description

This state-of-the-science Webinar will review the new (2018) ASH VTE Clinical Guidelines and describe the current understanding and practice as applied to pregnancy. The Webinar will have a special focus on the strengths and limitations of the guidelines, the clinical importance, and the application to practice in the prevention diagnosis and treatment of VTE in pregnancy. 

At the conclusion of this Webinar, participants will be able to: 

  1. Describe the process for developing the ASH VTE Clinical Guidelines, as well as their strengths and limitations.
  2. Distinguish the clinical importance of, and apply to practice, the ASH VTE Clinical Guidelines.
  3. Recognize and understand differences in recommendations in these guidelines compared to those developed by other organizations.

Target Audience: Hematologists, pediatric/adolescent gynecologists, Ob/Gyn providers, nurse practitioners, and other healthcare providers

The production and archiving of this program were made possible in part by an educational grant from Grifols.