MCVI Vascular and Endovascular Lecture Series: Lower Extremity Venous Insufficiency: A Modern Approach to a Chronic Problem
The appropriate diagnosis and treatment of lower extremity venous insufficiency can significantly improve patients’ quality of life, while decreasing the ever-rising healthcare costs.
Please join us to hear Dr. Michele Taubman discuss diagnostic workups for patients presenting with underlying chronic venous insufficiency and the various treatment modalities available, utilizing data from ongoing clinical trials in the United States.
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Primary care physicians, emergency medicine physicians, hospitalists, cardiologists, vascular surgeons, podiatrists, general surgeons, trainees and other interested healthcare providers.
- Describe the anatomy and pathophysiology of lower extremity chronic venous insufficiency.
- Recognize the personal and systemic healthcare burden of this disease.
- Perform appropriate diagnostic workups for patients presenting with underlying chronic venous insufficiency.
- Analyze various treatment modalities to determine the best treatment options for superficial, deep and perforator venous reflux.
- Access data from ongoing trials in the United States when considering treatment for patients with deep venous insufficiency.
- Refer patients to vascular surgeons when indicated.
Michele Taubman, M.D., FACS
Baptist Health Quality Network
Michele Taubman, M.D., faculty for this educational activity, is on the speakers’ bureau for enVVeno, and has indicated that the presentation or discussion will not include off-label or unapproved product usage.
Brian Schiro, M.D., director of this educational event, has indicated that he is a consultant for Phillips and a member of the speakers’ bureau for Medtronic, Phillips, Penumbra and Sirtex, and that the presentation or discussion will not include off-label or unapproved product usage.
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.
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 and Nurses. Baptist Health South Florida CE Broker Provider #50-182.
- 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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