Carotid Atherosclerosis

Course Overview:

Join us for Evolution of the Treatment of Carotid Atherosclerosis: An Update a comprehensive medical course designed for healthcare professionals dedicated to combating stroke. This course offers an in-depth exploration of the pathophysiology of carotid artery disease, the evolution of diagnostic methods, and the latest in treatment options including carotid endarterectomy, stenting, and the promising Trans Carotid Artery Revascularization (TCAR) technique. Through a blend of historical insights, current practices, and future directions, participants will gain a holistic understanding of how to effectively diagnose, manage, and prevent strokes resulting from carotid artery disease. Enroll now, or continue to read more about this course.

Key Features of Evolution of the Treatment of Carotid Atherosclerosis Course:

  • Trace the discovery of the link between carotid disease and stroke from the 1950s to present, understanding the pivotal contributions of pioneers like Dr. C. Miller Fisher.
  •  Learn to utilize duplex ultrasound, CT, and MR angiography for accurate diagnosis of carotid stenosis, incorporating modern standards for reliable carotid ultrasound examinations.
  • Dive into the surgical and interventional advancements, including the rationale, techniques, and outcomes of carotid endarterectomy, stenting, and TCAR, with a focus on reducing the risk of stroke.

Earn ACCME Category 1 PRA Credit:

By completing this course, physicians and sonographers can earn 2 AMA PRA Category 1 ™ credits.

Course Benefits:

  • Learn to apply this knowledge in clinical settings, improving patient counseling and management strategies.
  • Earn 2 AMA PRA Category 1 ™ credits.
  • Professional Development

Who Should Enroll:

  • Physicians.
  • ARDMS and APCA Sonographers.
  • Medical professionals who preform/interpret ultrasound.

Course Duration:

Flexible self-paced learning, allowing you to progress through the material at your convenience.

Enroll Now:

Enhance your expertise in stroke prevention and the management of carotid artery disease with our cutting-edge course. Enroll now and make a meaningful impact on patient outcomes.