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Decisions in Interventional Management of Acute Pulmonary Embolism

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Overview / Abstract:

Clinicians who diagnose and treat patients with acute pulmonary embolism (PE) need to be updated on guidelines and trials regarding the current interventional therapeutic landscape, particularly with catheter-directed devices. In this targeted 30-minute CME touchpoint, Dr. Adrian Messerli from UK HealthCare discusses the latest recommendations for the management of PE. This interactive activity will feature images, easy-to-read charts and graphs as well as expert video commentary.

Featured topic areas include:
• Identifying candidates for interventional procedures
• Latest clinical trial data with catheter directed devices
• Procedural case discussion


Feb 26, 2022


Nurse Practitioner , Nursing CNE, Physician CME, Physician Assistant CME, Radiology / RAD Tech CE



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Presenters / Authors / Faculty

Adrian Messerli, MD
Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories
UK HealthCare
Lexington, KY

Activity Specialities / Related Topics

Cardiology / Cardiovascular, Critical Care / Intensive Care, Emergency Medicine, Radiology / Imagery / Nuclear Medicine, Surgery

Sponsors / Supporters / Grant Providers

Sponsored by the Academy for Continued Healthcare Learning (ACHL).

Supported by an educational grant from Boston Scientific Corporation.

Keywords / Search Terms

ACHL pulmonary embolism, clot lysis, interventional strategies, PERt model, anticoagulation, systemic thrombolysis, open surgical embolectomy, catheter-directed thrombolysis, catheter-based embolectomy, catheter-directed thrombolytic devices, Ultrasound-assisted thrombolysis, SEATTLE I and II, OPTALYSE PE, ULTIMA, Mechanical thrombectomy, FLARE, EXTRACT-PE, devices, interventional cardiology, cardiology, radiology, vascular surgery Free CE CME

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