VTE - Wait!! There's MORE (CONG2015-37)

This activity includes the following:


Natural History of a Clot

Mark Meissner, MD

Basic Science Research and the Future of VTE Management

Thomas Wakefield, MD

The Incidental Thrombus - What to do When You Find One

Robert Cushing, MD, FACEP, FACPh

Is There a Role for DVT Prophylaxis When Treating Superficial Vein Disease

Joseph Caprini, MD, MS, FACS, RVT


Lowell Kabnick, MD, FACS, FACPh, RPhS

Saphenous Vein Ablation in the Presence of Deep Venous Obstruction

Fedor Lurie, MD, PhD

SVT Management: Practical Guidelines

Michael Vasquez, MD, FACS, RVT

Calf Vein DVT

Fedor Lurie, MD, PhD

Free Floating DVT

Takashi Yamaki, MD

Question & 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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Joseph Caprini, MD, MS, FACS, RVTModerator; SpeakerNonen/a
Robert Cushing, MD, FACEP, FACPhSpeakermediusa/CEPConsultant
Phillip Hertzman, MD, FACP, FAAFP, FACPhPlannerNonen/a
Lowell Kabnick, MD, FACS, FACPh, RPhSSpeaker




Vascular Insights



Consultant; Speakers Bureau

Stockholder; Consultant

Stockholder; Consultant

Stockholder; Consultant

Fedor Lurie, MD, PhDSpeakerNonen/a
Mark Meissner, MDSpeakerNonen/a
Stephen H. MossStaffNonen/a
Michael Vasquez, MD, FACS, RVTSpeaker

BTG International

Sapheon Inc.


Principal Investigator

Thomas Wakefield, MDSpeakerNonen/a
Takashi Yamaki, MDSpeakerNonen/a



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