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Section: CME Category: Strategy

Identification and Treatment of PAD

Charles Andersen, MD, FACS, MAPWCA

The complexities of Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) are discussed in this lecture along with strategies to achieve successful outcomes.

CME (Credits: 0.5) CEU (Credits: 0.75)

Method of Participation

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Goals and Objectives
  1. Discuss the tools available to diagnose peripheral arterial disease (PAD)
  2. Articulate the limitations of the diagnostic tools
  3. Elucidate the dangers of depending solely on an ABI
  4. Update on current techniques for revascularization
  5. Stress the consequences of failing to identify PAD in a podiatric surgical practice
  • Accreditation and Designation of Credits
  • CME (Credits: 0.5)

    PRESENT e-Learning Systems is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. PRESENT e-Learning Systems has approved this activity for a maximum of 0.5 continuing education contact hours

    Release Date: 12/15/2023 Expiration Date: 12/15/2026

  • CEU (Credits: 0.75)

    NURSING: Nurse CE is provided for this program through collaboration between Present e-Learning Systems and AffinityCE. AffinityCE is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC). This activity provides 0.75 contact hours of nurse CE credit.

    Release Date: 12/15/2023 Expiration Date: 12/15/2026

  • Author
  • Charles Andersen, MD, FACS, MAPWCA

    Chief of the Vascular/Endovascular Surgery Service (Emeritus)
    Chief of the Wound Care Service
    Clinical Professor of Surgery UW, USUHS
    Madigan Army Medical Center
    Tacoma, WA

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    Charles Andersen has disclosed that he is a consultant/ amd speaker for Kent Imaging.