Tachyarrhythmias with a Pulse

December 15, 2020

This activity will address this need by presenting the basic pathophysiology of various tachyarrhythmias, and summarizing the fast-changing clinical literature and guidelines for the management of patients with these conditions. The presentation will include various active learning experiences including a patient case, and basic ECG recognition in which will give a solid baseline knowledge for pharmacists to use in future experiences in this area.

Target Audience

  • Pharmacists

Learning Objectives

  1. Discuss basic principles of tachyarrhythmia pathophysiology
  2. Identify proper pharmacologic treatment options for various types of tachyarrhythmias
  3. Evaluate literature for comparing rate versus rhythm control in various types of tachyarrhythmias
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacist
  • 1.00 General CE - Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
12/15/2020 - 1:00pm CST
Event ends: 
12/15/2020 - 2:00pm CST
Valleywise Health Medical Center
Phoenix, AZ
United States
Relevant financial relationships: Planning committee members and presenters have nothing to disclose
The presenter will discuss off-label use of drugs
Planning committee members
Emily Kilber, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Emergency Medicine Pharmacist
Valleywise Health Medical Center
Spencer Kruggel, PharmD
PGY2 Emergency Medicine Pharmacy Resident
Valleywise Health Medical Center
Course reviewer
Gretchen Brummel, PharmD, BCPS
Consulting Director, Pharmacy
Spencer Kruggel, PharmD
PGY2 Emergency Medicine Pharmacy Resident
Valleywise Health Medical Center


Joint Accreditation Statement:
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Vizient, Inc. and Valleywise Health Medical Center.  Vizient, Inc. is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Designation Statements:
Vizient, Inc. designates this activity for a maximum of 1.00 ACPE credit hours.
Universal Activity Number: JA0006103-9999-20-229-L01-P
Vizient, Inc. will award CEUs to each participant who successfully completes this program. The CEU is a nationally recognized unit of measure for continuing education and training programs that meet certain criteria (1 contact hour = 0.1 CEU).

Available Credit

  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacist
  • 1.00 General CE - Attendance
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