Venous Wound Management Beyond Compression (CONG2015-03)

This activity includes the following:

Basic Science for Dummies: What Do I Really Need to Know About the Biology of Venous Ulcers?

Joseph Raffetto, MD

Overview of the SVS / AVF Guidelines for Venous Ulceration

Marc Passman, MD

Goops, Gels, and Magic Potions: What Does the Data Support?

Thomas O'Donnell, MD

Advanced Wound Care Matrices: When Does the Benefit Justify the Expense?

William Marston, MD

Question & Answer

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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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Mark Forrestal, MD, FACPhModerator; SpeakerCoolTouch Medical LasersTrainer
Willaim Marston, MDModerator, Speaker


Tactile Medical

Cardinal Healthcare

Principal Investigator

Consultant; Steering Committee

Advisory Board

Stephen H. MossStaffNonen/a
Thomas O'Donnell, MDSpeaker

Tactile Medical






Mark Passman, MDSpeakerNonen/a
Joseph Raffetto, MDSpeakerNonen/a



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