Venous Stenting in Non-Thrombotic Venous Patients
Kush R. Desai, MD, FSIR
Associate Professor of Radiology, Surgery, and Medicine
Director, Deep Venous Interventions
Division of Interventional Radiology
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Paul J. Gagne, MD, FACS, RVT
The Vascular Experts
Anuj Malhotra, MD
Vascular and Interventional Radiologist
New York Presbyterian Hospital
Assistant Professor of Radiology
Weill Cornell Medical Center
New York, New York
Patrick E. Muck, MD, RVT
Chief of Vascular Surgery
Program Director, Independent & Integrated Vascular Residencies
TriHealth/Good Samaritan Hospital
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This activity is designed for interventional radiologists, vascular surgeons, interventional cardiologists and nurses.
After participating in this activity, learners should be better able to:
- Identify the appropriate candidates for a venous stent
- Define standards of care for non-thrombotic iliac vein lesion (NIVL) patients
- Understand how to properly size stents to prevent stent migration in the patient
To be eligible for credit, participants must complete the online activity and the evaluation. Upon completing the activity, there will be instructions on how to complete the evaluation and print a certificate or other documentation of credit.
Release Date: September 30, 2021
Expiration Date: September 30, 2023
Estimated Time to Complete: 1 hour
There is no fee associated with this activity.
NACCME would like to thank the following company who has supported "Venous Stenting in Non-Thrombotic Venous Patients" through an educational grant: Medtronic
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VASCULAR & INTERVENTIONAL RADIOGRAPHERS
Venous Stenting in Non-Thrombotic Venous Patients taking place on September 30, 2021 to September 30, 2023 has been approved for 1 A+ ARRT CE credits by the Association for Vascular and Interventional Radiographers (AVIR). The AVIR is an ARRT Recognized Continuing Education Evaluating Mechanism, (RCEEM).
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Dr. Desai: Advisory Board – Boston Scientific, Medtronic; Consultant – Bard, Boston Scientific, Cook Medical, Cordis, Medtronic, Penumbra, Philips, Shockwave Medical, Tactile Medical, W.L. Gore; Speaker’s Bureau - Bard, Boston Scientific, Cook Medical, Medtronic, Tactile Medical
Dr. Gagne: Advisory Board – Cook Medical, Medtronic, Philips; Consultant – BD, Cook Medical, Medtronic, Philips, Vesper Medical; Speaker – Cook Medical; Site for VIVID trial – Vesper Medical
Dr. Muck: Abbott, Boston Scientific; Consultant – BD Bard, Cook, Medtronic, Penumbra, Shockwave, Terumo Aortic, W.L. Gore
Dr. Malhotra has disclosed no relevant financial relationship with any ineligible company (commercial interest).
Peter Oettgen, MD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Dr. Oettgen has disclosed no relevant financial relationship with any ineligible company (commercial interest).
Susie Seaman, NP, MSN, CWOCN (nurse planner)
Susie Seaman Wound Care Consulting
San Diego, California
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