Sonography Canada

Topic: Diagnosis and Treatment of Varicose Veins


From April 27, 2019, 11:00 AM to April 27, 2019, 12:00 PM

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Speaker: Dr. Fernanda Costa Sampaio Silva, MD, Brazil 

  • Vascular Surgeon and Vascular Sonographer
  • Member of Brazilian Society of Angiology and Vascular Surgery (SBACV)
  • Director of Phlebology Department of SBACV, section Bahia
  • Member of SVS- Society for Vascular Surgery 
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Cost: $15 USD

  • Receive 1 Sonography Canada CPD credit
  • Able to watch SonoWebinar recording until 3 days after the live webinar
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Duplex scan protocol for varicose veins disease

  • Duplex scan based on venous anatomy of lower limbs
  • Importance of scanning deep venous system before looking for varices
  • Definition of reflux for deep and superficial vein
  • Importance of perforating veins on evaluation of the varicose disease
  • Taking measures of the saphenous vein

How to describe a report focused on surgical planning

  • Describing the main veins implicated on venous disease
  • What is important to describe in a duplex scan for planning different procedures: venous thermal ablation, foam sclerotherapy and open surgery. 

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