2019 Aurora BayCare Regional Vascular Symposium-"Management of Type B Aortic Dissection"
Educational event where vascular surgeons, cardiologists, radiologists and cardiothoracic surgeons can learn about the management and current treatment approaches for type B aortic dissections.
**ATTENTION** To promote learning and meaningful discussion on this topic, attendees are encouraged to submit their own case information pertaining to the vascular field along with any HIPAA-compliant imaging prior to the event.
To do so, please send all case information to Dana Ducat at:
Ph (920)288-8250 Fax (920)288-8257
All case submissions are due by October 1, 2019
This course is intended for cardiac surgery, cardiology, diagnostic radiology, interventional cardiology, interventional radiology, thoracic surgery, and vascular surgery specialties.
At the end of this session, learners should be able to:
- Identify patients with Type B Aortic Dissection.
- Recognize their role in the non-operative management of Type B Aortic Dissection.
- Differentiate between patients that should be referred out to a provider who specializes in Type B Aortic Dissection versus patients who can be treated without specialist referral.
James Offord, MD; AdvocateAurora Health
Paul DiMusto, MD; UW Health
Dana Ducat; AdvocateAurora Health
It is the policy of Aurora Health Care Office of Continuing Education to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its sponsored education activities. All participating faculty, course directors, and planning committee members are required to disclose to the program audience any financial relationships related to the subject matter of this program. Disclosure information is reviewed in advance in order to manage and resolve any possible conflicts of interest. All faculty and planning committee members have attested that their financial relationships do not affect their ability to present well-balanced evidence-based content for this activity. Specific disclosure information for each course faculty will be shared with the audience prior to the faculty’s presentation.
Faculty disclosures are being reviewed and will be presented to the audience in advance of the program.
- 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™Aurora Health Care is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Aurora Health Care designates this activity for a maximum of 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 2.00 AttendanceAttendance Credit