Carotid Artery Disease
carotid artery, cardiovascular disease, treatment
Cardiology | Cardiovascular Diseases | Diagnosis | Medicine and Health Sciences | Therapeutics
Speaker: Anthony J. Avino, MD, FACS
Savannah Vascular Institute
Purpose: This enduring material is designed to examine the history, evaluation, treatment, and prognosis for carotid artery disease.
Target Audience: This activity is designed for Physicians and Residents at HCA GME Hospitals.
Format: This presentation was pre-recorded for HCA GME National Grand Rounds Series.
Educational Objectives: Upon completion of this activity you will be able to:
Ø Review best practice treatment options for the care of patients with carotid artery disease.
Ø Review the pathophysiology, symptoms, and screening tools associated with carotid artery disease.
Accreditation: HCA Graduate Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit: HCA Graduate Medical Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Disclosure: HCA Graduate Medical Education is committed to providing CME that is balanced, objective, and evidence-based. In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Accreditation Requirements and Standards, all parties involved in content development are required to disclose any relevant conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity. HCA Graduate Medical Education has established mechanisms to resolve conflicts of interest should they arise. The disclosure summary follows:
Bruce Deighton, PhD, Course Director: No Conflicts
Jessica Wells, Course Co-Director: No Conflicts
Anthony J. Avino, MD, Speaker: No Conflicts
Beverly Upchurch, Education Manager: No Conflicts
Jonathan Snider, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts
Chris Roe, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts
Release Date: July 17, 2019
Expiration Date: July 17, 2021
Avino, Anthony J., "Carotid Artery Disease" (2019). Cardiology. 5.