Peripheral vascular disease will be addresed 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.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Medical College of Wisconsin and Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare. The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AMA Credit Statement
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Hours of Participation for Allied Health Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.