After purchasing access to this educational activity, you will be directed to the SIR Learning Center to participate in the activity and obtain your certificate. To receive CME credit for this enduring activity, participants must watch the video and score 70% or better on the post-activity exam....
After purchasing access to this educational activity, you will be directed to the SIR Learning Center to participate in the activity and obtain your certificate. To receive CME credit for this enduring activity, participants must watch the video and score 70% or better on the post-activity exam. Participants will have three opportunities to score 70% or better.
The Meeting Byte: PAD activity will provide focused educational opportunities for active PAD practicing physicians, fellows and trainees/early career; new to PAD, vascular medicine physicians, vascular surgeons, and interventional cardiologists.
Upon completion of this enduring activity, participants should be able to:
- Discuss the natural history of PAD and the impact of risk factor modification in patients with PAD
- Discuss effective periprocedural care of patients with PAD including important anticoagulation concepts
- Summarize the data related to outcomes of current lower extremity interventions including (Drug-coated balloons and stent trial data)
- Discuss the approach to endovascular therapy for intermittent claudication
- Describe appropriate vascular access and pitfalls
- Identify techniques for approaching patients with aortoiliac, femoropopliteal and infrapropliteal disease
This program contains recordings from the 2013, 2014 and 2015 SIR Annual Scientific meetings, please click here for the faculty listing.
The Society of Interventional Radiology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Society of Interventional Radiology designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This program is approved for self-assessment CME credit (SA-CME) by the Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR). SIR is awarded Deemed Status by the American Board of Radiology (ABR). The SA-CME credit offered for this enduring activity meets the ABR’s criteria for self-assessment toward the purpose of fulfilling requirements in the ABR Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program.