A Time and “-plase” for Everything: Updated Management of Acute Ischemic Stroke Webcast – 1 CE
Pharmacist Learning Objectives
At the conclusion of this continuing education activity, the participant will be able to:
- Explain the mechanism of action of tissue plasminogen activator in a medical emergency
- Review literature regarding the best practice for use of alteplase and tenecteplase for acute ischemic stroke
- Outline the use of endovascular mechanical thrombectomy for acute ischemic stroke
AchieveCE is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
AchieveCE is also accredited by the Florida Board of Pharmacy (provider no. 50-20641). This course is approved by CE Broker, with CE Broker No. 20-845769.
David Peters, PharmD, BCCCP is an assistant professor and clinical pharmacist in the Dayton, Ohio area. He completed his PharmD at Ohio Northern University and his residency training at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center. He has held a variety of roles while employed for the Cedarville University School of Pharmacy, including coordination of the Renal Module and Critical Care elective and course participation related to critical care topics. He holds a practice site in the Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit at Miami Valley Hospital where he coordinates pharmaceutical care for patients and provides pharmacology education for both pharmacy and medical learners. His projects include optimization of stroke and epilepsy pharmacology and he has served on multiple process improvement and research projects
Financial Support Disclosure
This activity was developed by AchieveCE free of any commercial support. Dr. David Peters, has no actual or potential conflicts of interest to disclose.
Level 2. Basic Application of Skills and Concepts
Home Study Webcast
1.0 Contact Hours
Disease State Management/Drug Therapy
Universal Activity Number
Activity Release Date
July 9, 2021
Activity Expiration Date
July 9, 2024
Handout Download Link(s)
Requirements for Credit
Participants must score a passing grade of 70% or higher on the activity post-test and complete an activity evaluation. There are no time limits and unlimited test-taking attempts. Credits will be reported automatically to CPE Monitor and/or CE Broker if your license information is entered properly in your profile.
Windows 8.1, Windows 10
Mac OS X 10.1 or higher
iOS 10+, Android 4.3+
Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox
Adobe Acrobat Reader
Broadband Internet Connection:
T1, Hi-speed DSL or Cable
4G cellular connection
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