Peripheral vascular disease will be addressed through peer discussion and resident/student education pertaining to common and uncommon general and vascular surgery patients. Special attention will be placed on identifying and treating common causes of morbidity and mortality associated with surgical patients. Despite advances in medicine morbidity and mortality rates remain a constant challenge for practicing surgeons. Knowledge of these issues is required to make improvements in our practice and to learn from our colleagues complications helps to improve our future competence and performance.
- Vascular surgeons
- Surgical residents
- Medical students
- Allied Health Professionals
At the conclusion of this activity, I will be able to:
- Understand the pathophysiology and treatment of various surgical disorders
- Manage routine and more complex peripheral vascular problems, including aneurysms, occulsive disease of legs and occlusive disease of carotid arteries
- Keep current on changing aspects/new approaches to surgical problems
- Identify and present patient cases involving adverse outcomes
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Allan Pasch, MD
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- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- 1.00 Hours of ParticipationHours of Participation credit.