Venous Diseases and Syndromes I (for re-certification) [CME] (PRC2014-02RC)
This course includes the following:
Chronic Venous Disorder
Eric Mowatt-Larssen, MD, FACPh, RPhS
Chronic Venous Insufficiency
Eric Mowatt-Larssen, MD, FACPh, RPhS
Pelvic Venous Congestion: Management and Treatment
Sanjeeva P. Kalva, MD
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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:
- Recognize basic CEAP.
- Identify the clinical presentation and pathophysiology of varicose veins.
- Identify the clinical presentation of venous malformations and recurrent varicose veins.
- Recognize the signs of chronic venous insufficiency.
- Identify the pathophysiology of chronic venous insufficiency.
- Explain the treatment strategy for chronic venous insufficiency.
- Discuss the etiology, symptoms and management options of Pelvic Venous Congestion.
- Review the diagnostic methods and management options of Pelvic Venous Congestion.
- Review the role and technique of embolization in the management of Pelvic Venous Congestion.
|NAME||ROLE||COMMERCIAL INTEREST||TYPE OF RELATIONSHIP|
|Harry Agis, MD, FACS||Content Reviewer||None||n/a|
|Stephanie M. Dentoni, MD||Content Reviewer||None||n/a|
|Dana DePonzi-Haas, CMP||Staff||None||n/a|
|Mark Isaacs, MD, FACS, FACPh, RPhS||Scientific Committee/Planner||Covidien||Consultant|
|Sanjeeva P. Kalva, MD||Speaker||Amirsys; Elsevier; Celenova; Althea Healthcare||Author; Author; Consultant; Investor|
|Eric Mowatt-Larssen, MD, FACPh, RPhS||Speaker||None||n/a|
|Pauline Raymond-Martimbeau, MD, FACPh||Content Reviewer||None||n/a|
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Review & Recertification
This course was reviewed and recertified for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM in March 2015 and March 2017.
- 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.25 Attendance