AVF Symposium: Post-Thrombotic Syndrome at its Worst… What to do? (CONG2012-79)

This activity will provide an AVF Symposium overview of post-thrombotic syndrome. The intent of this activity is to improve the learners' competency through this introduction to hemodynamic conditions and surgical options in management for patients with severe post-thrombotic syndrome.

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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.

Learning Objectives

As a result of this activity, the participant should be able to:

  1. Describe major hemodynamic conditions in severe post-thrombotic disease.
  2. Describe available surgical options for correction of hemodynamic changes in post-thrombotic disease, and evidence of their effectiveness.
  3. Provide basis for differential decision making in management of patients with severe post-thrombotic syndrome.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 0.25 Attendance
Course opens: 
02/07/2013
Course expires: 
03/25/2019
Cost:
$18.75
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Stephen Daugherty, MD, FACS, FACPh, RVT, RPhSContent ReviewerBTGSite Investigator
Stephanie M. Dentoni, MDContent ReviewerNonen/a
Heather Durband, BSStaffNonen/a
Fedor Lurie MD, PhD, RVT, RPVISpeakerNonen/a
Diana Neuhardt, RVT, RPhSScientific Committee/PlannerNonen/a
Robert D. Stoffey, DOContent ReviewerNonen/a
Julianne Stoughton, MD, FACSScientific Committee/PlannerNonen/a

Disclaimer

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Review & Recertification

This course was reviewed and recertified for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM in March 2015 and February 2017.

Available Credit

  • 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 0.25 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
02/07/2013
Course expires: 
03/25/2019

Price

Cost:
$18.75
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