Carotid Artery Disease


February 26th, 2010 - February 26th, 2013
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

According to the National Institutes of Health, carotid artery disease occurs when the carotid artery becomes narrowed due to buildup of cholesterol and other material.
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Dates and Times

End Date: 2/26/2013

Objectives

Upon completion of this educational activity the participant will be able to: 1.) Describe the clinical presentation and diagnostic procedures related to carotid artery disease. 2.) Outline the medical and surgical management of carotid artery disease. 3.) Describe the procedure and potential complications of carotid stenting. 4.) Discuss the indications for carotid stenting vs. open surgery.

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Accreditation

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University designates this webcasts for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.