While the Vascular Surgery Series CD-ROM is still available for purchase, please note that the associated CME test component will EXPIRE October 1, 2016 and must be completed before that date to receive credit.
A publication of the American College of Surgeons (ACS), Division of Education, the Selected Readings in General Surgery Vascular Surgery Series CD synthesizes the current medical literature surrounding vascular surgery.
A maximum of 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ can be earned for completing the series by taking an online 20-question multiple-choice pretest and an online 20-question multiple-choice posttest for each part (10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for each part completed). This credit can be used to fulfill Maintenance of Certification (MOC) self-assessment requirements.
One CD covers the full spectrum of vascular surgery for general surgeons:
Part I: Aneurysms
Abdominal aortic aneurysm
Thoracic and thoracoabdominal aneurysms
Popliteal artery aneurysms
Visceral artery aneurysms
Part II: Occlusive Disease
Basic biology of atherosclerosis
Carotid occlusive disease
Lower extremity occlusive disease
Mesenteric occlusive disease
Vasospastic disorders and nonatherosclerotic occlusive vascular disease
Part III: Vascular Trauma/Venous Disease
General aspects of patient evaluation for suspected peripheral vascular injury
Injuries to specific vessels
Varicose vein disease
Diagnosis and management of secondary chronic venous disorders
ACS Members (ie: Fellows, Associates, Residents, and medical students): $130
Non-ACS Members: $180
USA first-class mailing rates are included in the prices above. International orders (outside North America) will be assessed a $25 express shipping fee.
Currently not available for purchase by institutions
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American College of Surgeons
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