Venous Stasis Ulceration: It's Not Just Swelling Anymore

Registration


The cost for this online activity is $15. This presentation was recorded LIVE on April 3, 2014 and is approximately 45 minutes. 

You must login or create an account before enrolling in this educational activity. 

Once you're logged in, please select the "REGISTER" tab to process your payment and complete your registration. 

Once you register for the course, you will have 180 days (approximately 6 months) from the date of enrollment to complete the course. The exact date that your access expires will be indicated within the Course Summary box on this webpage.
 

Target Audience

Healthcare providers. 

Objectives

  • Discuss the effects of compression therapy on venous insufficiency.
  • Understand the general venous return of the lower extremity.
  • Describe the histological changes associated with venous stasis.
  • Understand the tents of general wound management in a patient with multiple co-morbidities. 

Speakers

  • Mindi Feilmeier, DPM, FACFAS
    Assistant Professor, College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, Des Moines University
  • Donald Matz, PhD
    Chair and Professor, Anatomy, Des Moines University
  • Juanita Robel, PT, MHS
    Associate Professor, Doctor of Physical Therapy, Des Moines University

Relevant to the content of this educational activity, the speakers have no financial relationships with any commercial interest to disclose.


    Copyright: All rights reserved. By viewing this activity, participants agree to abide by copyright and trademark laws, intellectual property rights, and all other applicable laws of the United States of America. No part of the syllabus may be used or reproduced in any manner whatsoever without written permission, except in the case of brief quotations embodied in articles or reviews.

    Internet CME Policy: The Office of Continuing Medical Education (CME) at Des Moines University (DMU) is committed to protecting the privacy of its customers. DMU CME maintains its Internet site as an information resource and service for health professionals. DMU CME will keep your personal and credit information confidential when you participate in an Internet based program. Your information will never be given to anyone outside of the DMU CME program. DMU CME collects only the information necessary to provide you with the services that you request.

    Course summary
    Available credit: 
    • 0.50 AOA Category 1­B
    • 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
    • 0.75 CE Contact Hours
    Course opens: 
    03/10/2016
    Course expires: 
    12/31/2018
    Cost:
    $15.00

    Continuing Education Credit

    • MD: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Iowa Medical Society (IMS). Des Moines University (DMU) is accredited by the IMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians. DMU designates this enduring materials activity for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
    • DO: Des Moines University is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) and approves this enduring materials activity for 0.50 AOA Category 1-B credit(s).
    • Other: This enduring materials activity is designated for 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.

    EDUCATIONAL GRANTS

    No commercial interest provided financial support for this continuing education activity.

    Available Credit

    • 0.50 AOA Category 1­B
    • 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
    • 0.75 CE Contact Hours

    Accreditation Period

    Course opens: 
    03/10/2016
    Course expires: 
    12/31/2018

    Price

    Cost:
    $15.00
    Please login or Create an Account to take this course.