Sclerotherapy's Place at the Table [CME] (CONG2017-11C)

This activity includes the following:

  Terri Harper, ARPN, NP-C and Catherine Burdge, APRN

Sclerotherapy: Treatment Process
  Terri Harper, ARNP, NP-C

Anatomy of LSVS
  Catherine Burdge, APRN

Sclerosants - Choices, Concentrations, Compounding
  Margaret Mann, MD

To Foam or Not to Foam
  Daniel Friedmann, MD, FAAD

Sclerotherapy: Avoiding Complications
  Terri Harper, ARPN, NP-C

Compression: What's the Evidence
  Terri Morrison, RN, BS, ED

Is There a Role for Lasers?
  Margaret Mann, MD

Video Demonstrations: Two Perspectives on US Guided Foam Sclerotherapy and Visual Sclerotherapy
  Terri Harper, ARNP, NP-C and Vineet Mishra, MD, FAAD, FACPh

Sclerotherapy: We Report, You Decide
  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.

Learning Objectives

As a result of this activity, the participant should be able to:

  • distinguish indications and contraindications for various sclerosants.
  • describe the various techniques for treating venous disease with sclerotherapy.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 2.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
NameRoleCommercial InterestType of Relationship
Catherine Burdge, APRNPlanner; Moderator; SpeakerNonen/a
Daniel Friedmann, MD, FAADSpeaker

1. Merz Aesthetics, Inc.

2. Allergan North America, Inc.

1. Speaker; Consultant; Advisory Board; Honoraria & Travel

2. Consultant; Advisory Board; Honoraria & Travel

Terri Harper, ARPN, NP-CPlanner; Moderator; Speaker

1. Medtronics

2. Merz

1. Instructor (spouse)

2. Consultant (self & spouse)

Margaret Mann, MDPlannner; Moderator; SpeakerNonen/a
Vineet Mishra, MD, FAAD, FACPhSpeaker; Content ReviewerNonen/a
Terri Morrison, RN, BS, EDSpeaker

1. Medtronic

2. Medi USA

3. International Compression Club

1. Research Grant; FDA studies VenaSeal and follow up

2. Educational Grant

3. Advisory Panel

Stephen H. Moss, BA, CHCPStaffNonen/a
Sherry Scovell, MDContent ReviewerNonen/a



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Available Credit

  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 2.00 Attendance


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