Pelvic Venous Disease (CONG2017-09)

This activity includes the following:

Clinical Presentation of Patients with Disease Originating from the Pelvis Veins
  Kathleen Gibson, MD

Evaluation of Pelvic Venous Disease
  Stephen Daugherty, MD, FACPh, FACS, RPhS, RVT

Treatment of Pelvic Reflux from Above and Below - How I Choose To Do It
  Melvin Rosenblatt, MD, FACPh

When and How to Address Venous Compression in Patients with Pelvic Symptoms
  Mark Meissner, MD

Iliac Vein Obstruction - What to Consider During Intervention and Overcoming Challenges
  Mark Garcia, MD, FSIR, FACR

Iliocaval Stenting - Technical Tips and Options
  Mark Garcia, MD, FSIR, FACR

Combined Pelvic Reflux and Compression - How to Decide What to Treat
  Mark Meissner, MD


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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
Stephen Daugherty, MD, FACPh, FACS, RPhS, RVTSpeaker

1. Intersocietal Accreditation Commission - Vein Center Division

2. Cardiovascular Credentialing International


1. Board of Directors

2. Subject Matter Expert

3. Consultant

Mark Garcia, MD, FSIR, FACRModerator; Speaker

1. Boston Scientific


3. Merit Medical

4. Philips/Volcano

1. Speaker; Consultant; Research Support

2. Speaker; Consultant; Research Support; ACCESS PTS Study PI

3. Royalties; Previous CMO; Consultant

4. Speaker; Consultant

Antonios Gasparis, MDPlanner

1. Cook

2. Medtronic

3. Terumo

4. Volcano

5. Vascular Insights

1. Speaker

2. Speaker

3. Speaker

4. Speaker

5. Speaker; Consultant

Kathleen Gibson, MDSpeaker

1. Medtronic

2. BTG

3. Angiodynamics

4. Bayer

5. Bristol Myers Squibb

6. Vascular Solutions

1. Consultant; Research Support

2. Consultant

3. Research Support

4. Research Support

5. Speaker's Bureau

6. Speaker

Mark Meissner, MDSpeakerNonen/a
Stephen H. Moss, BA, CHCPStaffNonen/a
Melvin Rosenblatt, MD, FACPhSpeakerNonen/a



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