Thermal Ablation (PRC2016-15)
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The content of this activity is designed to meet the needs of the following target audience: physicians experienced in caring for patients with venous problems as well as physicians who are new to the field and want a detailed presentation of the core curriculum of phlebology. Topics covered during the course will be emphasized based on the anticipated importance of these topics on the Board Certification Exam to be administered by the American Board of Venous and Lymphatic Medicine. In addition to phlebologists, other specialists who treat venous disease will also benefit from the course, including vascular surgeons, general surgeons, family practitioners, interventional radiologists, obstetrician/gynecologists and specialists in internal medicine.
As a result of this activity, the participant should be able to:
- Determine the therapy for acute and chronic venous disease including indications, contraindications, risks and benefits.
|NAME||ROLE||COMMERCIAL INTEREST||TYPE OF RELATIONSHIP|
|Lisa Amatangelo, MD, FACPh, RVT||Content Reviewer||None||n/a|
|Mark Forrestal, MD, FACPh||Replacement Speaker||CoolTouch Lasers||Trainer (endothermal ablation)|
|Stephen H. Moss||Staff||None||n/a|
|Eric Mowatt-Larssen, MD, FACPh, RPhS||Planner||None||n/a|
|Nick Morrison, MD, FACS, FACPh, RPhs||Author; Original Speaker|
Research Grant Recipient and Speakers Bureau; Consultant
Educational Grant Recipient and Speakers Bureau; Consultant
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