AANA Journal Course No. 36, Part 2: Tranexamic Acid in Anesthetic Management for Surgical Procedures

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Associate Member (Student) Price: $21.00

Members Price: $35.00

1.0 Class A Credit
Course Expiration Date: 09/21/2019


Overview of Course:

The purpose of this activity is to enable the learner to understand and apply Tranexamic Acid as it relates to decreasing blood loss in the surgical patient.

 Learner Outcomes:

Upon completion of this course, the learner will be able to:

  1. Describe the physiologic process in which tranexamic acid inhibits fibrinolysis. 
  2. Identify contraindications to the administration of tranexamic acid.
  3. Describe administration guidelines of tranexamic acid
  4. Identify surgeries in which tranexamic acid could provide benefit to the patient.
  5. Discuss adverse effects associated with administration of tranexamic acid.

Accreditation Statements

The course has been prior approved by the AANA for 1 Class A CE credit; AANA Code number 1033749; Course Expiration Date 09/20/2019.

The AANA is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.  

Provider is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #10862.