MCVI Vascular and Endovascular Lecture Series: The Diagnosis and Management of Deep Venous Thrombosis

November 9, 2021

Deep venous thrombosis (DVT) is a frequent and potentially life-threatening condition with acute and late complications commonly occurring.

Join us to hear Dr. Andrew S. Niekamp discuss the current evidence-based practices in the diagnosis, testing and management of DVT to prevent long-term health consequences.

Live webinar only.  Please register for Zoom link.


Target Audience

Primary care physicians, emergency medicine physicians, hospitalists, cardiologists, vascular surgeons, podiatrists, general surgeons, trainees, nurses, occupational therapists and other interested healthcare providers.

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize the clinical presentation of deep venous thrombosis (DVT).
  • Utilize a multifaceted approach in the diagnosis of DVT, which includes clinical assessment, evaluation and diagnostic testing. 
  • Describe the role of catheter-directed treatment in the management of patients with DVT; catheter-directed thrombolysis and catheter-directed thrombectomy. 
  • Implement the current evidence-based management regimen to prevent potentially fatal complications of DVT.
Course Summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Podiatric Medicine
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
11/09/2021 - 6:00pm EST
Event ends: 
11/09/2021 - 7:00pm EST
Live Webinar
United States

Andrew S. Niekamp, M.D.
Vascular Interventional Radiologist
Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute

Andrew S. Niekamp, M.D., faculty for 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.

Brian J. Schiro, M.D., Director for this activity, has indicated that he receives grant/research support from Medtronic and that he is a member of the speaker’s bureau for Penumbra. All of the relevant financial relationships listed for this individual have been mitigated.

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.

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 #20-875738, by the Florida Boards of Medicine, Florida Board of Podiatric Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine and by the Florida Council of Physician Assistants.

This activity has also been approved for 1 credit for Nurse Practitioners, Nurses and Occupational Therapists. Baptist Health South Florida CE Broker Provider #50-182.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Podiatric Medicine
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