Radiology Grand Rounds in Conjunction with Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute: Clinical Research Topics in Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology

MIami, FL US
May 15, 2017

Fellows participating in the current MCVI Fellowship Program will present results of their research at the Institute. Topics include analysis of the implementation of new medical records, mechanical thromboectomy for pulmonary embolism (PE), overview of endovascular therapeutic options for the treatment of massive and sub-massive PE, trauma in the great vessels from aorta to pelvis, and endovascular interventions for the treatment of arthritis. 

Target Audience

Radiologists, Pulmonologists, Thoracic Surgeons, Imaging Services Administration, Baptist Health Executives, Hospitalists, Family Medicine Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Nurses, Occupational Therapists, Radiology Technologists, Respiratory Therapists, and all interested allied health professionals.

Learning Objectives

  • Review current therapies for pulmonary embolism (PE) and adequate techniques to manage PE with mechanical devices. 
  • Review new techniques for endovascular management of arthritis.
  • Illustrate vascular trauma management using endovascular devices.
  • Identify strengths and weaknesses of a new electronic medical record, and incorporate improvements for clinical practice. 
  • Implement policies and procedures to make more efficient use of electronic medical records.
  • Recognize complications and risks with endovascular interventions for PE.
  • Review vascular anatomy to joints that may benefit from embolotherapy.
Additional information
Schedule: 
Topics and Presenters 
Ashley Adamovich, M.D.: Analysis of the implementation of a new electronic medical record
Mentors: James F. Benenati, M.D., Brian Schiro, M.D.
 
Ramsey Al-Hakim, M.D.: Retrospective review of mechanical thrombectomy for PE: a single center experience
Mentors: James F. Benenati, M.D.
 
Alok Bhatt, M.D: Overview of endovascular therapeutic options for the treatment of massive and sub-massive PE
Mentors: James F. Benenati, M.D.
 
Bruce Bordlee, M.D: Trauma in the great vessels from Aorta to Pelvis
Mentors: Constantino Peña, M.D., Brian Schiro, M.D.
 
Paul Rotolo, M.D. Endovascular interventions for the treatment of arthritis
Mentors: Alex Powell, MD
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 2.50 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 2.50 Nurse Practitioners
  • 2.50 Florida Board of Occupational Therapy
  • 2.50 Florida Bureau of Radiation Control
  • 2.50 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
  • 2.50 General certificate of attendance
Course opens: 
04/17/2017
Course expires: 
05/27/2017
Event starts: 
05/15/2017 - 6:00pm
Event ends: 
05/15/2017 - 8:30pm
Baptist Hospital of Miami
8900 N. Kendall Drive
5MCVI
MIami, FL 33176
United States

James F. Benenati, M.D.
Medical Director, Peripheral Vascular Laboratory
Interventional Radiologist
Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute

The Conference Director, Dr. James Benenati is a consultant for Gore, Cook and Penumbra, and he receives royalties from Penumbra.

Interventional Radiology Fellows, Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute

Ashley Adamovich, M.D.
Ramsey Al-Hakim, M.D.
Alok Bhatt, M.D.
Bruce Bordlee, M.D.
Paul Rotolo, M.D.

Alok Bhatt, M.D. and Paul Rotolo, M.D. indicated that they will include off-label or unapproved product usage in their presentations or discussions.

The other faculty members indicated that neither they nor their spouses/partners have relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and they will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in their presentations or discussions:

Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

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Available Credit

  • 2.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 2.50 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 2.50 Nurse Practitioners
  • 2.50 Florida Board of Occupational Therapy
  • 2.50 Florida Bureau of Radiation Control
  • 2.50 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
  • 2.50 General certificate of attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
04/17/2017
Course expires: 
05/27/2017
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