Deep Instructions for Everyday Management of Superficial Venous Disease (CONG2016-13)
This activity includes the following:
My Leg Hurts! Is it a Vein Problem? Venous Disease Signs and Symptoms, Differential Diagnosis
Steven Zimmet, MD, FACPh, RPVI, RVT
Myth v. Evidence: Phlebology Office FAQs
Cynthia Asbjornsen, DO, FACPh
Venous Disease and Sports: Which Activities Do Our Veins Love the Most?
Jan Fronek, MD
Venous Teammates: Who Are Our Venous Buddies?
Helane Fronek, MD, FACP, FACPh
Superficial Venous System Ultrasound: What Do We Really Need to See?
Diana Neuhardt, RPhS, RVT, FSVU
Thermal Tumescent (TT) Options: How to Heat It Up
Emily Cummings, MD
Non-Thermal, Non-Tumescent (NT NT) Options: How to Cool It Down
Steve Elias, MD, FACPh, FACS
Thermal, Non-Tumescent (T NT) Therapy: A New Option?
J. Gordon Wright, MD, FACS, RVT
Saphenous Sparing (SS) Options: The Boundary Between Technique and Strategy
Sergio Gianesini, MD
Varicose Vein Surgery: State of the (Still Existing?) Art
Joseph Raffetto, MD
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The primary target audience includes physicians, physician assistants and advanced registered nurse practitioners, ultrasound technologists, nurses, allied health and all other healthcare professionals currently or planning to care for patients with venous disease. Specialists focusing on phlebology, cardiology, general surgery, vascular surgery, interventional radiology, interventional cardiology, dermatology, dermatologic surgery, internal medicine, family practice, plastic surgery, obstetrics and gynecology, vascular medicine, and emergency medicine are invited to enhance their knowledge and skills specific to the treatment of venous and lymphatic disease.
|Name||Role||Commercial Interest||Type of Relationship|
|Lisa Amatangelo, MD, FACPh, RVT||Moderator||None||n/a|
|Cynthia Asbjornsen, DO, FACPh|
1. Advisory Board
2. Training Site
|Catherine Burdge, APRN||Content Reviewer||None||n/a|
|Ted Chambers, MD||Content Reviewer||None||n/a|
|Emily Cummings, MD||Speaker; Content Reviewer||None||n/a|
|Steve Elias, MD, FACPh, FACS||Speaker|
1. Vascular Insights LLC
2. Medtronic Inc.
3. LeMaitre Inc.
1. Scientific Advisory Board
|Helane Fronek, MD, FACP, FACPh||Speaker||None||n/a|
|Jan Fronek, MD||Speaker||None||n/a|
|Sergio Gianesini, MD||Moderator; Speaker||None||n/a|
|Paula Heggierick, BS, RVT, RDMS, RPhS, FSVU||Content Reviewer||None||n/a|
|Stephen H. Moss||Staff||None||n/a|
|Diana Neuhardt, RPhS, RVT, FSVU||Speaker||BTG||Speaker Education|
|Joseph Raffetto, MD||Speaker||None||n/a|
|Armen Roupenian, MD, FACS, RPhS, RPVI, RVT||Planner||None||n/a|
|Robert Worthington-Kirsch, MD, FACPh, FSIR, FCIRSE, RPVI, RVT||Content Reviewer||None||n/a|
|J. Gordon Wright, MD, FACS, RVT||Speaker||VVT Medical Ltd.||Stockholder|
|Steven Zimmet, MD, FACPh, RPVI, RVT||Speaker||Vascular Insights||Stockholder|
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