Hallmark to a Successful Vein Practice, Emergency Response, Skin Findings in Venous Insuffiency (CVI), Reduce Medical Legal Risk, Art & Technique of Photography of the Leg with Venous Insufficiency, Edema Enigma (CONG2011-19)

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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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  • Michelle Vecchione McEvoy, RN, MSN/Ed, has nothing to disclose.
  • Satish Vayuvegula, MD, MS, has nothing to disclose.
  • Elizabeth Hall, BSN, RN, has nothing to disclose.
  • Chris McGreevey, RN, MS, discloses that he has been on the Joint Commission and Joint Commission Resources for nearly 15 years prior to taking his current position as the Director of Quality for Vein Clinics of America. He also discloses that Foam Sclerotherapy is referenced as an off-label drug use in VCA informed consents. 
  • Jeffrey Buckman, MD, FACPh, has nothing to disclose.
  • Andrea Brennan, OTR/L, CLT- LANA, DAPWCA, has nothing to disclose.


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