Prevalence of Arterial Thrombus and Need for Atherectomy with Aspiration
Ian M. Cawich, MD
Arkansas Heart Hospital
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Little Rock, Arkansas
Prakash Krishnan, MD, FACC, FACP
Director, Endovascular Fellowship
Director, Endovascular Services
Assistant Director, Mount Sinai Heart Network
The Mount Sinai Hospital
Associate Professor of Medicine & Radiology
The Mount Sinai Health System
Clinical Associate Professor, Medical Sciences
New York School of Podiatric Medicine
New York, New York
Arthur C. Lee, MD, FACC, FSCAI, FABVM, ASH-CHS
Director of Peripheral Intervention
The Cardiac and Vascular Institute
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine
University of Central Florida College of Medicine
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This activity is designed for interventional cardiologists, vascular surgeons, interventional radiologists, nurses, technicians and those involved in the treatment of peripheral arterial disease (PAD).
After participating in this activity, learners should be better able to:
- Identify an arterial thrombus.
- Determine the best course of treatment based on the thrombus morphology.
- Understand the different types of atherectomy and their respective applications.
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Release Date: September 1, 2021
Expiration Date: September 1, 2022
Estimated Time to Complete: 1 hour
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VASCULAR & INTERVENTIONAL RADIOGRAPHERS
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The faculty has reported the following:
Dr. Cawich: Consultant/Speakers Bureau – BD Peripheral
Dr. Krishnan: Consultant – Abbott, BD, Medtronic
Dr. Lee: Consultant – BD Peripheral
Peter Oettgen, MD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
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Susie Seaman, NP, MSN, CWOCN (nurse planner)
Susie Seaman Wound Care Consulting
San Diego, CA
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