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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the rationale for the use of oral antiplatelet medications and their potential adverse reactions.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Outline the indications for use and mechanism of action of oral antiplatelet medications in accordance with ACC/AHA guidelines.
  2. Identify the newest oral antiplatelet treatments available, their contraindications, and adverse reactions.
Price: $17.95


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

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 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 Williams & Wilkins 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. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Awarded Advance Pharmacology Hours

Test Code: NP0817A
Published: Aug 2017
Expires: 6/5/2020
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Travis Jeffords, BSN-RN, CCRN