Vascular Emergencies

Return to all Emergency and Urgent Care sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 50 min.

Learning Objectives

1. Recognize the signs and symptoms to identify patients at risk for abdominal aortic aneurysms and venous thromboembolism.

2. Describe the physical findings in chronic arterial insufficiency.

3. Summarize treatment and management options for abdominal aortic aneurysms and aortic dissection as well as less common vascular issues.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/25/2018

Vu-Kiet Tran, MD, FCFP, MHSc, MBA, Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine Division, DFCM, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/25/2018
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