Ultrasound Evaluation of Aortic Endografts (Videos+PDFs)

Ultrasound Evaluation of Aortic Endografts

Ultrasound Evaluation of Aortic Endografts Training Video is designed to review endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR), the role of duplex color detection, post-op surveillance protocols, and diagnostic criteria. The presentation will address methods, advantages, and limitations of color Doppler ultrasound for the evaluation of patients with endovascular aortic grafts.

Product Details

  • Official Price: $124.00
  • Points to Download: 150 Points
  • Format: 1 Video File (.mp4 format) + 1 PDF file.
  • File Size: 291 GB.
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Description:

1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
Date of Original Release: 4/27/2016 
This edition valid for credit through: 4/27/2019
Video Length: 0:49:00

OBJECTIVES

  • Increase knowledge and competence to perform and/or interpret ultrasound evaluation of aortic endografts.
  • Outline scan techniques for optimal ultrasound evaluation of the abdominal aorta, aortic aneurysms, and endovascular grafts.
  • Define the term; endoleak and list the different types.
  • Cite several sonographic criteria for stenosis and dysfunction of AV fistulas/grafts.
  • Identify key sonographic findings associated with normal and abnormal endovascular aortic graft.
  • Recognize and analyze ultrasound and CT angiography for detection of endoleaks after endovascular aneurysm repair.

TARGET AUDIENCE

Sonographers, physicians, nurse practitioners, PA’s or other medical professional performing and/or interpreting aortic endograft ultrasound exams. Physician participants may include (but are not limited to) : Internal Medicine, Vascular Medicine, Radiology, Vascular Surgery, General Surgery, and Cardiology.

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

The Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This course also meets CME/CEU requirements for ARDMS. Note: While offering the CME credit hours noted above, activities are not intended to provide extensive training or certification for exam performance or interpretation.

Topics/Speaker:

  • Importance of Ultrasound in Evaluating EVAR
  • EVAR vs’ Open AAA Repair
  • Advantages and Disadvantages
  • Duplex and its Role in EVAR
  • EVAR and Endoleaks
  • Duplex Scan Protocols for Evaluation of Endoleaks
  • Post-Operative Surveillance
  • Case Examples

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