News | October 05, 2010

VEITHsymposium to Highlight Vascular Disease Research, Clinical Findings

October 5, 2010 - The 37th annual VEITHsymposium, for vascular disease specialists, will be held Nov. 17 – 21 at the Hilton New York. The five-day event will feature more than 450 rapid-fire presentations from world-renowned vascular specialists with emphasis on the latest advances, changing concepts in diagnosis and management, pressing controversies, and new techniques.

The extended length and format allows the program to cover the diseases, conditions, diagnostic procedures, and medical interventions that comprise the landscape for vascular medicine. That includes treatment and management of patients with diseases of the veins and arteries, such as aneurysms, vessel blockage, traumatic lesions, thromboembolism, ischemia, stroke, peripheral arterial disease (PAD), carotid stenosis, and varicose veins. The conference also will deal with wound care, vascular access and other treatments of vascular problems or diseases approachable via the vascular system.

Additionally, the CREST Trial, which purported to show that stenting was equally effective as the more conventional surgical endarterectomy for treating carotid atherosclerosis and preventing stroke, is expected to draw attention at the symposium.

For more information: www.veithsymposium.org

Related Content

Shockwave Initiates U.S. Pivotal Study for Coronary Intravascular Lithotripsy
News | Cath Lab | January 16, 2019
Shockwave Medical Inc. has initiated its U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Investigational Device Exemption (IDE...
National Academy of Engineering, Ohio University Award 2019 Russ Prize
News | Cath Lab | January 03, 2019
Ohio University and the National Academy of Engineering announced the 2019 Fritz J. and Dolores H. Russ Prize will be...
Videos | Cath Lab | January 03, 2019
This is walk through inside one of the cardiac hybrid cath labs at the...
Videos | Cath Lab | January 03, 2019
This is the newest cardiac cath lab at the ...
Study Finds Effective Treatment for Coronary Slow Flow
News | Cath Lab | December 27, 2018
Patients who arrive at the hospital with heart-attack-like symptoms have had little recourse for their chest pain if...
Shockwave Announces Collaboration With Abiomed on Physician Training
News | Cath Lab | December 14, 2018
Shockwave Medical announced a new investment and collaboration agreement with Abiomed Inc. As outlined by the agreement...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Cath Lab | October 24, 2018
Michael Flaherty, M.D., discusses a study published in Circulation Research which finds that use of hemodynamic suppo
Philips Showcases Integrated Solutions for Cardiovascular Care at TCT 2018
News | Cath Lab | September 20, 2018
At the Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) annual meeting, Sept. 21–25 in San Diego, Philips is showcasing...
Overlay Init