Non-Saphenous Venous Reflux [Case of the Month] (CASE15-03)
This activity is designed to help participants implement effective strategies regarding the identification of non-saphenous venous reflux, including pelvic symptoms and vulvar/pelvic varicosities, as well as the management of early recurrence or incomplete symptom resolution.
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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.
As a result of participating in this activity one should be able to implement effective strategies related to the treatment and management of non-saphenous venous reflux, including:
- Describing the importance of querying pre-menopausal women about pelvic symptoms and vulvar/perineal varicosities
- Discussing possible reasons for early recurrence or incomplete symptom resolution following lower extremity venous treatment.
|Michael M. Di Iorio, MD, RPVI, RPhS||Content Reviewer||None||n/a|
|Joseph T. Jenkins, MD, FACS, RPVI, RPhS, RVT||Content Reviewer||None||n/a|
|Nick Morrison, MD, FACS, FACPh, RPhS||Author|
Grant Recipient; Speaker's Bureau
Consultant; Scientifc Advisory Board; Speaker's Bureau
|Stephen H. Moss||Staff||None||n/a|
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- 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 0.25 Attendance