Overview

By the end of this program, the viewer should be able to: 

  • Identify the risk factors associated with the development of deep venous thrombosis.
  • Describe the differences between deep venous thrombosis, superficial thrombophlebitis, and pulmonary embolism. 
  • Recognize the clinical signs and symptoms associated with deep venous thrombosis. 
  • Describe the anatomical and pathological elements of thrombosis. 
  • Discuss the methods of treating deep venous thrombosis.
Details

COURSE LENGTH:  1 Hour
ACCREDITATION TYPE:  ASRT - Category A+
CREDIT HOURS:  1          


Accreditation Information: 

Unless otherwise noted, this program will be ASRT-approved as a Category A program by the first start date. You must submit the required information by the deadline date to obtain continuing education credit. 

Target Audience

The target audience is vascular sonographers. Other sonographers and medical personnel may also benefit from viewing this program.