Ultrasound Session: Complete Ultrasound Evaluation - From Simple to Complicated (CONG2016-15)

This activity includes the following:

Ultrasound Physics - Considerations for the Venous Sonographer

Bill Schroedter, RPhS, RVT, FSVU

US Evaluation of the Deep System - What to Look for and Document (venous obstruction: acute thrombosis versus chronic obstruction versus extrinsic compression - how to differentiate with ultrasound)

Jeannie White-Melendez, RPhS, RVT, FSVU

US Evaluation of Calf Veins

Bill Schroedter, RPhS, RVT, FSVU

US Evaluation of Truncal Veins - What to Look For, Measure and Report

Linda Antonucci, RPhS, RVT, RDCS

US Evaluation of the Accessory and Intersaphenous Veins - What to Look For, Measure and Report

Jeannie White-Melendez, RPhS, RVT, FSVU

How to Evaluate the Patient with Recurrent Disease/Venous Ulcers (Concepts of Reflux Sourcing)

Kathleen Gibson, MD

US Evaluation of the IVC, Iliac, and Pelvic Veins, AND - What Should I Do with the Patient with a Pelvic Source When I Don't KNow What I am Looking at Up There?

Diana Neuhardt, RPhS, RVT, FSVU

US Evaluation of the Upper Extremity

Joann Lohr, MD

Question & Answer

All Faculty

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Target Audience

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.

Course summary
Course opens: 
09/27/2016
Course expires: 
11/06/2018
Cost:
$48.00
Rating: 
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NameRoleCommercial InterestType of Relationship
Linda Antonucci, RCDS, RPhS, RVTSpeakerAngioDynamicsIndependent Consultant; Educational Lecturer
Ted Chambers, MDContent ReviewerNonen/a
Emily Cummings, MDContent ReviewerNonen/a
Kathleen Gibson, MDSpeaker

1. Medtronic

2. BTG

3. AngioDynamics

4. Bristol Myers Squibb

5. Bayer

1. Consultant; Scientific Advisory Board; Research Support

2. Consultant; Research Support

3. Research Support

4. Speakers Bureau

5. Research Support

Ayad Jindeel, MDContent ReviewerNonen/a
Steven Knight, RVT, BSc, RDCS, RDMSModeratorConsensus Medical Systems (software)Paid Consultant - Clinical Applications
Joann Lohr, MDSpeakerNonen/a
Stephen H. MossStaffNonen/a
Diana Neuhardt, RPhS, RVT, FSVUSpeakerBTGSpeaker Education
Bill Schroedter, RPhS, RVT, FSVUPlanner; SpeakerNonen/a
Jeannie White-Melendez, RPhS, RVT, FSVUSpeakerAngioDynamicsConsultant
Robert Worthington-Kirsch, MD, FACPh, FSIR, FCIRSE, RPVI, RVTContent ReviewerNonen/a

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Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
09/27/2016
Course expires: 
11/06/2018

Price

Cost:
$48.00
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