WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2015
Rhode Island Medical Society
235 Promenade Street, Suite 500
Arun Singh, MD
The Cardiovascular Institute at Rhode Island Hospital
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery and Surgical Research
Clinical Professor of Surgery, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
“The Natural History of Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms
Surgical Implications & Therapies”
6:00 pm Registration
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm Guest Presentation
At the conclusion of this presentation the learner will:
1) Identify epidemiology, pathophysiology and natural history of thoracic aortic aneurysms.
2) Distinguish the clinical presentation, diagnostic testing, imaging and work up of thoracic aortic aneurysms.
3) Differentiate surgical implications and therapies for aortic aneurysms including prognosis, potential complications, triage and indications for referral.
This program is not yet approved for CME credit. Conference organizers plan to request 1 hour of AAPA Category 1CME credit from the Physician Assistant Review Panel. Total number of approved credits yet to be determined.
This program was planned in accordance with AAPA’s CME Standards for Live Programs and for Commercial support of Live Programs.