A virtual roundtable on Oct. 10 will cover the new Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS) varicose veins guidelines. Set for 6–7:30 p.m. CDT, the session will address the latest in the diagnostic evaluation of patients with the venous condition using duplex scanning.
The assembled faculty will use case vignettes to design treatment strategies and demonstrate how to put the recommendations from the evidence-based clinical practice guidelines into practice.
Lead author of the guidelines, Peter Gloviczki, MD, will introduce subject matter and provide an overview.
Other topics and presenters are: diagnostic evaluation of vein incompetence, by Mark H. Meissner, MD; compression therapy for varicose veins, by Andrea T. Obi, MD; drug therapy for varicose veins, by Monika L. Gloviczki, MD; percutaneous endovenous ablations of saphenous veins, by Jose Almeida, MD; thrombotic complications of endovenous ablations, by Peter F. Lawrence, MD; and treatment of superficial thrombophlebitis, by Suman M. Wasan, MD.
Learn more and sign up at vascular.org/VVpart2Roundtable.