Atrial Myxoma

Overview

4.7 out of 5 (60 Reviews)

Credits

1.50

Post Assessment Questions

10

Start Date

1 Sep 2023

Last Review Date

1 Sep 2023

Expiration Date

31 Aug 2026

Estimated Time To Finish

90 Minutes


 
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Activity Description

Myxomas are the most common primary cardiac tumor. It is estimated that more than 75% of myxomas originate in the left atrium either at the mitral annulus or the fossa ovalis border of the interatrial septum; 20% arise from the right atrium while 5% stem from both atria and the ventricle. This activity outlines the evaluation and management of atrial myxoma and highlights the role of the interprofessional team in treating patients with this condition.

Target Audience

This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of physicians, physician associates, nurses, pharmacists, and nurse practitioners.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the learner will be better able to:

  • Identify the etiology of atrial myxoma.
  • Review the appropriate evaluation of atrial myxoma.
  • Outline the management options available for atrial myxoma.
  • Describe the interprofessional team strategies for improving care coordination and communication to advance atrial myxoma and improve outcomes.

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