Abstract Session - Academic Evidence-Based Venous & Lymphatic Science (CONG2018-14)
This activity includes the following:
Abstract Session Opening
Sergio Gianesini, MD, PhD, FACS
Sulodexide Reverses the Decreases in Contraction and Increases in Matrix Metalloproteinase Activity in Veins Under Increased Wall Tension
Joseph Raffetto, MD, FACS, FSVM
Venous Leg Ulcers - What is Agreed?
Matthew Tan, MD
Patterns of Lower Extremity Reflux in Patients with Pelvic Venous Insufficiency
Post-Operative Anti-Coagulation for Venous Stenting Does Not Improve Stent Pattency
Variability in Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) Risk Assessment Tools
Safa Salim, MD
A Population-Based Assessment of Martality in Patients with Varicose Veins
Rhom Rooke, MD, FSVM
Magnetic Resonance Multi-Sequence Thrombus Imaging (MSTI) in Patients with Acute Iliofemoral Deep Vein Thrombosis Can Predict Thrombus Lysability
Justinas Silickas, MBBS, MRCS
Importance of Early Duplex Surveillance in Predicting Risk of Re-Intervention Following Ilio-Femoral Stenting for the Treatment of Post-Thrombotic Syndrome
Ada Gwozdz, MSc, MRCS
Fixed-Dose Enoxiaparin Prophylaxis is Inadequate for the Majority of Surgical Patients and Inadequate Dosing Predicts Postoperative Venous Thromboembolism
Christopher Pannucci, MD, MS, FAWM
A Prospective Safety and Effectiveness Study Using the Endovenous Laser Ablation Technique with a 400 μm Optical Fiber (SeCure Trial)
Kathleen Gibson, MD
Question & Answer
Steps to Successfully Complete This Activity
To participate in this educational activity please follow the steps listed below.
If you are new to the ACP Online Education Center we require that you register prior to viewing any activity. Click the Register link located in the top right corner of this screen to do so. If you are already a registered user log in and click the TAKE COURSE button that will appear in the Course Summary box.
- To begin the activity click the START COURSE button.
- Progress through course content by using the NEXT button.
- Complete all required items in the course.
- Track your progress using the Course Progress menu.
- On the final page of the activity a link will be provided to download your certificate.
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.
|Name||Role||Commercial Interest||Type of Relationship|
|Sergio Gianesini, MD, PhD, FACS||Planner; Moderator; Speaker||None||n/a|
|Kathleen Gibson, MD||Speaker|
3. Vascular Insights
7. Vesper Medical
2. Consultant; Research Support
3. Consultant; Research Support
4. Research Support
5. Research Support
6. Speakers Bureau
|Adam Gwozdz, MSc, MRCS||Speaker||None||n/a|
|Stephen H. Moss, BA, CHCP||Staff||None||n/a|
|Christopher Pannucci, MD, MS, FAWM||Speaker||None||n/a|
|Joseph Raffetto, MD, FACS, FSVM||Speaker||None||n/a|
|Thom Rooke, MD, FSVM||Speaker||None||n/a|
|Safa Salim, MD||Speaker||None||n/a|
|Nicholas Scotti||Speaker||Nothing submitted||n/a|
|Justinas Silickas, MBBS, MRCS||Speaker||None||n/a|
|Matthew Tan, MD||Speaker||None||n/a|
|Maxwell Tran||Speaker||Nothing submitted||n/a|
The views and opinions expressed in this activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of the ACP. The participant should use his/her clinical judgment, knowledge, experience, and diagnostic skills in applying or adopting professional use of any of the information provided herein. Links to other sites may be provided as additional sources of information. Once you elect to link to a site outside of ACP Education you are subject to the terms and conditions of use, including copyright and licensing restriction, of that site.
Discussion of Off-Label Use
Although no longer required by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), ACP CME requests all faculty to inform learners of any products they will discuss that are off-label or investigational.
Reproduction of this material is not permitted without the express written permission from the copyright owner.