IVC Occlusion and Post-Thrombotic Syndrome [Case of the Month] (CASE16-06)
This activity presents a unique patient case of post-thrombotic syndrome related to inferior vena cava occlusion by IVC filter.
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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.
As a result of participating in this activity one should be able to:
- Describe the symptoms commonly associated with post-thrombotic syndrome.
- Discuss methods used to identify and treat ilio-caval occlusion.
|Michael M. Di Iorio, MD, RPVI, RPhS||Content Reviewer||None||n/a|
|Joseph T. Jenkins, MD, FACS, RPVI, RPhS, RVT||Author||None||n/a|
|Stephen H. Moss||Staff||None||n/a|
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