Multidisciplinary/Nursing Session 2 (CONG2014-12)

This course includes the following:


The Venous System During Pregnancy
Kathy Melfy, BSN, RN

When to Consider a Pelvic Source in the Management of Patients with Chronic Venous Disease
Melvin Rosenblatt, MD, FACPh

Venous Malformations
Kenneth Harper, MD, FACS, RPhS

Lymphedema vs. Phlebolymphedema: Will the Swelling Ever Go Away?
Attilio Cavezzi, MD

Efficacy of Conservative Compression Therapy in GSV Reflux
Terri Harper, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

"May I Help YOU": Staff Development
Helane Fronek, MD, FACP, FACPh

Recognizing and Managing Cellulitis in the Patient with Venous or Lymphatic Disease
Karin Augur, PA-C

Question and Answer
All Faculty


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Target Audience

The content of this activity is designed to meet the needs of the following target audience:  phlebologists, general surgeons, vascular surgeons, interventional radiologists, interventional cardiologists, vascular medicine practitioners, dermatologists, dermatologic surgeons, family practice and internal medicine practitioners, plastic surgeons, obstetricians and gynecologists, cardiologists, and any other healthcare professional currently or planning on treating patients with venous disease.

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Karin Augur, PA-CSpeakerNonen/a
Attilio Cavezzi, MDSpeakerNonen/a
Ted P. Chambers, MDContent ReviewerNonen/a
Barbara Deusterman, BSN, RNModerator; PlannerNonen/a
Michael M. Di Iorio, MD, RPVI, RPhSContent ReviewerNonen/a
Helane Fronek, MD, FACP, FACPhSpeakerCovidienInvestor
Kenneth Harper, MD, FACS, RPhSSpeaker


Aesthetic Advancements, Inc.

Clinical Trainer

Advisory Board; Consultant (spouse)

Terri Harper, MSN, APRN, FNP-CSpeaker


Aesthetic Advancements, Inc.

Clinical Trainer (spouse)

Consultant; Advisory Board (spouse)

Michelle McEvoy, RN, MSN/EdContent ReviewerNonen/a
Kathy Melfy, BSN, RNSpeakerNonen/a
Stephen H. MossStaffNonen/a
Melvin Rosenblatt, MD, FACPhSpeaker




Speaker; Consultant

Saundra Spruiell, DO, FACPh, RPVIPlannerNonen/a



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