Southern Association for Vascular surgery

2008 Post Graduate Course

SAVS 32nd Annual Meeting, January 16-19, 2008, The Ritz Carlton, Naples, Florida
SAVS 2008 Postgraduate Course
Venous Endovascular

Wednesday, January 16, 2008
12:30p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Co-Directors: Scott Stevens, M.D. & Mark Farber, M.D.

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
The SAVS presents a 3.5-hour CME accredited Postgraduate Course. This comprehensive course will tap the expertise of the SAVS membership and include:
       »  Venous Malformations
       »  Endovenous: laser and radiofrequency
       »  Management of acute DVT including update on lytics and mechanical clot extraction
       »  Removable cava filters including technical tips and avoiding pitfalls
       »  Venous imaging with IVUS, ultrasound, MR and CT
       »  Thrombophillia, diagnosis and management
       »  Managing difficult venous access with attention to central venous stenosis
       »  Effort thrombosis

COURSE OUTLINE:
12:30 pm Introduction
Kim Hansen, MD
12:50 pm Venous Malformations ( 4.8mb)
Alan Lumsden, MD
1:00 pm Endovenous Laser and Radiofrequency ( 34mb)
Blair Keagy, MD
1:20 pm Diagnosis and Treatment of Incompetent Perforator Veins: When is it Necessary And How Should We Do It? ( 7.7mb)
William Marston, MD
1:50 pm Ultrasound Directed Placement of Cava Filters ( 8.2mb)
Thomas Naslund, MD
2:10 pm Break/Discussion
2:30 pm Venous Imaging with IVUS, Ultrasound, MR and CT ( 20.1mb)
Ross Milner, MD
2:50 pm Thrombophillia – Diagnosis and Management ( 1.2mb)
John Eidt, MD
3:10 pm Embolization of Abdominal Venous Pathologies: Varicocele and Pelvic Congestion Syndrome ( 11.6mb)
Peter Lin, MD
3:20 pm Effort Thrombosis ( 40.4mb)
David Cassada, MD
3:50 pm Management of Acute DVT Including Update on Lytics and Mechanical Clot Extraction ( 10.2mb)
Frank Arko, MD
4:10 pm Discussion
4:30 pm Adjourn