Ultrasound Session: Ultrasound in the Intervention Room (CONG2016-29)

This activity includes the following:

The Role of the Sonographer in Thermal and Chemical Ablation

Marresa Houle, RVT

US Guidance for Anesthesia Administration

Jeannie White-Melendez, RPhS, RVT, FSVU

Follow-Up US: Occluded Vein and Rule Out EHIT? Is That All We Should Be Looking For?

Linda Antonucci, RPhS, RVT, RDCS

The Role of US in the Diagnosis of Superficial Thrombophlebitis

Diana Neuhardt, RPhS, RVT, FSVU

When Should a Patient with Superficial Venous Disease NOT Be Treated? What About the Patient with Deep and Superficial Disease? Can US Help?

William Marston, MD

Pitfalls in Venous Intervention: Potential Errors - Can Careful Imaging Help Avoid Them?

Karl Hubach, MD, FACPh, RPhS, RVT

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.

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NameRoleCommercial InterestType of Relationship
Linda Antonucci, RPhS, RVT, RDCSSpeakerAngioDynamicsIndependent Consultant; Educational Lecturer
Catherine Burdge, APRNContent ReviewerNonen/a
Michael Di Iorio, MD, RPhS, RPVICotent ReviewerNonen/a
Paula Heggerick, BS, RVT, RDMS, RPhS, FSVUContent ReviewerNonen/a
Marresa Houle, RVTSpeakerNonen/a
Karl Hubach, MD, FACPh, RPhS, RVTSpeakerNonen/a
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

Stephen H. MossStaffNonen/a
Diana Neuhardt, RPhS, RVT, FSVUModerator; Speaker; Content ReviewerBTGSpeaker Education
Bill Schroedter, RPhS, RVT, FSVUPlannerNonen/a
Jeannie White-Melendez, RPhS, RVT, FSVUSpeakerAngioDynamicsConsultant
Robert Worthington-Kirsch, MD, FACPh, FSIR, FCIRSE, RPVI, RVTContent ReviewerNonen/a



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