This program aims to help pharmacists maintain and enhance professional competencies to fulfill the following goals:
- Ensure correct decision making in those patient populations in which aspirin for primary prevention is not recommended
- Satisfy education requirements for pharmacist re-licensure
Shenandoah University Bernard J. Dunn School of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
Requirements for CE Credit
No external funding has been obtained for this activity. The speakers have no conflicts of interest to disclose and state that the decisions made for program development were free of the control of a commercial interest.
- Understand the mechanism of action of aspirin in primary prevention
- Understand the mechanism of bleeding risk associated with aspirin
- Discuss the ASCEND, ARRIVE, and ASPREE trials and their findings
- Recognize the patient populations in which aspirin for primary prevention is not recommended
Kelly Gray, PharmD
Release Date: May 20, 2020
Credit Expiration Date: May 20, 2023