Baptist Health Critical Limb Ischemia (CLI) Care Management
This course provides practitioners with the latest, evidence-based guidelines for the appropriate management of critical limb ischemia.
Evidence-based Clinical Care (EBCC) Note: Physicians should bookmark this course to access all protocols, pathways, policies and procedures at your convenience via your CME Portal account. All algorithms will be available on CERNER.
Original Release Date: October 2017
Review Date: September 2022, September 2023
Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute affiliated physicians as well as any interested Cardiologists, Interventional Cardiologists, Hospitalists and Physician Assistants.
- Differentiate acute vs. chronic CLI and potential terminology or key words associated with lower limb CLI.
- Identify risk factors associated with CLI.
- Explain the evidence supporting standardization of treatment options for CLI based on current evidence-based practices.
- Utilize evidence-based protocols and guidelines including acute and chronic CLI protocols, and identify the timing for protocol implementation based on evidence-based practices in the emergency department and acute care setting.
- Explain current clinical criteria for identification of CLI patients.
- Identify current clinical diagnostic exams and results to help facilitate diagnosis of acute or chronic CLI.
Alex Powell, M.D.
Medical Director, Interventional Radiology
Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute, Baptist Health South Florida
Affiliate Assistant Professor of Radiology, FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Affiliate Assistant Professor of Radiology, University of South Florida College of Medicine
Alex Powell, M.D., faculty of this educational activity, has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies* to disclose and has indicated that the presentation or discussion will not include off-label or unapproved product usage.
Barry T. Katzen, M.D., is a consultant with Boston Scientific, Philips Medical, W. L. Gore and Bard.
Ian Del Conde Pozzi, M.D., is on the speakers' bureau with BMS, Pfizer and Janssen.
All of the relevant financial relationships listed for these individuals have been mitigated.
All other CLI committee members as well as Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose with ineligible companies*.
*Ineligible companies -- Companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.
Baptist Health South Florida is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Baptist Health has been re-surveyed by the ACCME and awarded Commendation for 6 years as a provider of CME for physicians.
Baptist Health South Florida designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 0.50 General certificate of attendance
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