Aortic Emergencies: Improving Outcomes Through Rapid Diagnosis and New Innovative Treatment Modalities 2019

Tuesday January 8, 2019


Conference starts in:

Tellers Restaurant - Islip, NY
1 Day Conference January 8th, 2019
2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

This activity will provide participants with knowledge and impart information to effectively manage patients with aortic emergencies such as an aortic dissection or aneurysm. This comprehensive review will highlight appropriate and scienctic based effective treatment of aortic pathology in the population with risk factors relevant to emergency department healthcare providers, primary care and cardiology providers. Goals of this CME educational event is to improve patient clinical outcomes and decrease complications within the community and tertiary hospital settings.

Registration information to follow shortly.

Dates and Times

Start: 1/8/2019 7:00 PM
End: 1/8/2019 9:00 PM

Objectives

  • Understand the indications for emergency treatment and engagement of aortic dissection and aneurysm and will be introduced to advanced endovascular treatment options.
  • Will able to order proper diagnostic work up, diagnose and understand modern treatment options for a patient with an aortic dissection or aneurysm.
  • Recognize aortic pathology, prevalence of mortality rates and clinical outcomes.
  • Identify high risk patients in order to properly screen, prevent progression and reduce complications.

Location

Tellers Restaurant
605 Main Street
Islip, NY 11751

Accreditation

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.