World of Phlebology: ControverSeas (CONG2016-20)

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Jean-Jerome Guex, MD, FACPh

EVLA is the Best Treatment for GSV and SSV - PRO

Marlin Schul, MD, FACPh, MBA, RVT

EVAL is the Best Treatment for GSV and SSV - CON

Lars Rasmussen, MD

All Superficial Venous Thrombosis Must Be Anticoagulated - PRO

Jean Luc Gillet, MD

All Superficial Venous Thrombosis Must Be Anticoagulated - CON

Anthony Comerota, MD, FACC, FACS, RPVI, RVT

Perforating Veins Should Be Left Alone - PRO

William Marston, MD

Perforating Veins Should Be Left Alone - CON

Sergio Gianesini, MD

Commercially Prepared Sclerosing Foam is Worth the Price - PRO

Nick Morrison, MD, FACPh, FACS, RPhS

Commercially Prepared Sclerosing Foam is Worth the Price - CON

Alun Davies, MA, DM, FRCS, FEBVS

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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.

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NameRoleCommercial InterestType of Relationship
Ted Chambers, MDContent ReviewerNonen/a
Anthony Comerota, MD, FACC, FACS, RPVI, RVTSpeaker

1. Merck

2. Pfizer/BMS

3. Janssen

4. Medtronic

1. Speakers Bureau

2. Speakers Bureau

3. Consultant; Speakers Bureau

4. Consultant

Alun Davies, MA, DM, DSc, FRCS, FEBVSSpeakerNonen/a
Sergio Gianesini, MDSpeakerNonen/a
Jean Luc Gillet, MDSpeakerNonen/a
Jean-Jerome Guex, MD, FACPhModerator; Speaker

1. Kreussler Pharma

2. Thuasne

3. Servier Int'l.

4. Pierre Fabre

5. Vascular Insights

1. Consultant; Speaker

2. Principal Investigator

3. Consultant; Speaker

4. Consultant; Speaker

5. Scientific Advisory Board; Shareholder

William Marston, MDSpeaker

1. Veniti Inc.

2. Cardinal Healthcare

3. Tactile Medical

4. Tissue Tech

1. Principal Investigator; Steering Committee

2. Advisory Board

3. Principal Investigator; Consultant

4. Clinical Investigator

Nick Morrison, MD, FACS, FACPh, RPhSSpeaker

1. Medtronic

2. medi

1. Scientific Advisory Board; Research Grant; Speakers Bureau

2. Educational Grant; Speakers Bureau

Stephen H. MossStaffNonen/a
Lars Rasmussen, MDSpeakerNonen/a
Armen Roupenian, MD, FACS, RPhS, RPVI, RVTPlannerNonen/a
Marlin Schul, MD, FACPh, MBA, RVTSpeakerVein DirectoryMedical Advisor Receiving Complimentary Listing
Sonja Stiller, MDContent ReviewerNonen/a



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