Hany Awadalla, M.D., M.Sc.
, Abid R. Assali, M.D.
, and Richard W. Smalling, M.D., Ph.D.
Drs. Awadalla and Assali are Fellows, Cardiology Division, University of Texas Medical School and Hermann Hospital, Houston, Texas.
Drs. Awadalla and Assali report no commercial conflict of interest. Dr. Smalling has received grant/research support from Centocor/Boston Scientific within the last three years.
This presentation will include discussion of commercial products and services.
Estimated time to complete:
Albert Einstein College of Medicine – Montefiore Medical Center designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Albert Einstein College of Medicine-Montefiore Medical Center and InterMDnet. Albert Einstein College of Medicine – Montefiore Medical Center is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Upon completion of this Cyberounds®
, you should be able to:
- Describe, in general terms, the endovascular AAA repair technique
- Identify those patients who may benefit from endovascular AAA repair
- List the complications of endovascular AAA repair.