Peripheral Arterial Disease: Epidemiology, Natural History, Medical Therapy

Peripheral Arterial Disease

Peripheral Arterial Disease: Epidemiology, Natural History, Medical Therapy

9/10/2015 - 9/10/2018

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$40-$50

Overview

This tutorial provides an overview of peripheral arterial disease including epidemiology, natural history and associated etiologic and prognostic factors. It also addresses evaluation of the patient with PAD including selection of appropriate testing modalities. Finally treatment strategies are reviewed including supervised exercise, medications for claudication and cardiovascular risk reduction, and revascularization options.

Objectives

  • Recognize prevalence of and risk factors for peripheral arterial disease
  • Identify potential signs and symptoms of peripheral arterial disease and select appropriate diagnostic tests to assess presence and severity
  • Review natural history and prognostic factors for peripheral arterial disease
  • Select optimal treatment strategies for symptomatic patients with peripheral arterial disease

Faculty


Iftikhar Kullo, M.D., FACC, FAHA

Professor of Medicine
Director, Early Atherosclerosis Clinic
Division of Cardiovascular Diseases
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Pricing

$40 - Streaming Video

$50 - Streaming Video and DVD


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