CME: Management of Massive and Sub-massive Pulmonary Embolism
Program at 6:15 p.m.
Speakers: Joseph S. Rossi, M.D.
Dr. Rossi received his medical degree from the University of Illinois – Chicago College of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency at Northwestern University. Dr. Rossi also completed his fellowships in Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology at Northwestern University. He is currently Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Cardiology, Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Lab, Program Director of the Interventional Cardiology Fellowship and Co-Director of Cardiology Clinical Trials with the UNC School of Medicine in Chapel Hill, NC.
• Describe the catheter-based therapies and patient selection for the management of massive and sub-massive pulmonary embolism
• Examine the risks, benefits and outcomes for the catheter-based therapies
All physicians who care for patients who are at risk for pulmonary emboli and all other interested health care professionals
Gap to be Filled:
Updated knowledge on the management of sub-massive and massive pulmonary emboli
Goals of this Live Activity:
Optimal care for patients with sub-massive and massive pulmonary emboli