Event details:

Title: Carotid artery disease - A Practical Guide
Presenters / Topic: Dr Anna Ikponmwosa, Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon
Date: Wednesday 20 March 2024
Time: 7.00pm – 8.15pm
Where: Zoom Webinar- dial in from your PC/laptop/mobile phone/tablet
Program: Presentation and Q&A

Overview

Carotid artery stenosis (CAS) is a common condition encountered in general practice. It represents one of the major causes of acute ischaemic stroke, accounting for approximately 20% of cases. This presentation will provide GPs with an update on Carotid Artery Disease, including Q&A and case discussions:

  • Aetiology of stroke
  • Symptomatic and asymptomatic carotid artery disease
  • Evidence based management
  • Referral advice and red flags

Learning Outcomes

  • Review indications for carotid endarterectomy
  • Review referral timings for symptomatic disease

RACGP/ACRRM

  • Submitted for Accreditation: Educational Activities (EA) 1.0HR

Event Registration

Register in advance for this webinar: https://epworth.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_wgnC6LxeRaCyxKLrXk5KbA

To register, please click on the above link and provide the following details.  A zoom webinar link will then be sent directly to the email address you provided (if you do not receive a link to your inbox, we suggest checking your Spam and Junk folders).

  • First name and surname
  • Email address
  • RACGP or ACRRM number
  • Practice name
  • Practice suburb and postcode
  • Occupation

Please direct your enquiries to [email protected]

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