{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} A Review on the New and Old Anticoagulants


This article has been approved by the Orthopaedic Nurses Certification Board for Category B credit toward recertification as an ONC.

Purpose of Activity

To provide information on the most commonly used anticoagulants and their reversal agents.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Compare the mechanisms of action, types, indications, dose, and pharmacokinetics of and interactions with selected anticoagulants.
  2. Recognize the monitoring and potential side effects of anticoagulants as well as reversal agents for these drugs.
Price: $15.00


  • ANCC 1.5 CH / 1.5 APH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.

Awarded Advanced Pharmacology Hours.

Test Code: ON0119D
Published: Jan/Feb 2019
Expires: 12/4/2020
Passing Score: 14/20 (70%)
Authors: Kayla Myers, PharmD, MPH; Abbie Lyden, PharmD, BCPS