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09/18/2013 - Thoracic and Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Sep
18
Wed
Sep 18, 2013
Wednesday
12:10 PM - 1:10 PM
Bessie Myers Auditorium
Ames, IA

Aortic disease is underestimated too often partly because of the perceived high risk of surgery. Modern surgery techniques can be safe and effective, and utilized earlier.

Registration Details

Registration is not required.

Description

At the conclusion of this activity, learners will be able to:

1)    diagnose patients with thoracic and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms

2)    identify indications for surgery

3)    understand the surgical techniques involved with treating thoracic and       thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms

Professional practice gap to be addressed: Aortic disease is underestimated too often partly because of the perceived high risk of surgery. Modern surgery techniques can be safe and effective, and utilized earlier.

Target audience: Physicians, mid-level providers, nurses

Instructor(s)

  • Alberto Pochettino, MD

Contact

DeArliss Karsjen at 515-239-2135 or send an email

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location Instructor
1. Wed, September 18 12:10 PM to 1:10 PM Bessie Myers Auditorium Alberto Pochettino, MD

Location Details

  • Bessie Myers Auditorium
    1111 Duff Avenue
    Ames, IA 50010

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