Cardiovascular Conference Series: Percutaneous Coronary Interventions in Chronic Total Occlusions: The Last Frontier

Miami, FL US
December 19, 2017

Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) of chronic total occlusions (CTOs) can be challenging to perform because of traditionally low success and higher complication rates.  Dr. Lloret will discuss how to identify appropriate candidates and determine optimal timing for PCI to manage CTOs.
 

Target Audience

Cardiologists, Interventional Cardiologists, Interventional Radiologists, General Internists, Primary Care Physicians, Intensivists, Pulmonologists, General Surgeons, Orthopedic Surgeons, Urologists, Gynecologists, Anesthesiologists, Emergency Medicine Physicians, Hospitalists, Nurses, Pharmacists, Occupational Therapists and other interested healthcare providers.
 

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                                                                          Locations

 Live: Baptist Hospital - Auditorium
 WebCast

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss current treatment options for chronic total occlusions (CTOs).
  • Assess potential patients’ benefits of a successful CTO for percutaneous coronary interventions (PCIs).
  • Understand the current objections of performing a CTO for PCI, and whether the clinical data and literature support the objections.
  • Identify appropriate candidates and determine optimal timing for PCI to manage CTOs.
     
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Speaker Credit™
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Occupational Therapy
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Pharmacy
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance
Course opens: 
10/10/2017
Course expires: 
04/20/2018
Event starts: 
12/19/2017 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
12/19/2017 - 1:00pm
Rating: 
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Baptist Hospital
8900 N. Kendall Dr
Auditorium
Miami, FL 33176
United States

                                                                         

Ramon L. Lloret, M.D., FACC, FSCAI
Medical Director of Clinical Cardiology
Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute
Baptist Hospital of Miami

Ramon Lloret, M.D., indicated that neither he nor his spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and he will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation or discussion.

Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relaAll faculty members have indicated they will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in their presentations or discussions.

Disclosure Policy and Disclaimer

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 live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been approved for 1 credit hour, CE Broker Course #20-103402, by the Florida Boards of Medicine and Osteopathic Medicine and by the Florida Council of Physician Assistants.

This activity has also been approved for 1 credit hour for Nursing, Nurse Practitioners and Clinical Chaplain. Baptist Health South Florida CE Broker Provider #50-182.

Available Credit

  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Speaker Credit™
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Occupational Therapy
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Pharmacy
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
10/10/2017
Course expires: 
04/20/2018
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