Carotid Stenosis Assessment

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Carotid Stenosis Assessment

Topics:

  • Hemodynamic effects of stenosis
  • Diagnostic criteria: peak systolic velocity, end-diastolic velocity
  • ICA/CCA ratio: what do the numbers mean?
  • Documentation required by IAC for vascular lab accreditation
  • The final report

 

Objectives

Upon completion of this enduring material, you should be able to accomplish the following: 

  • Identify normal and abnormal Doppler waveforms for all the extracranial cerebrovascular vessels - CCA, ECA, ICA and Vertebral
  • Integrate all imaging, color Doppler and spectral Doppler data to determine the diagnosis of carotid stenosis
  • Determine valid means to select the most appropriate carotid stenosis criteria for diagnosis

 

Date of Original Release: 10/27/2014

This edition valid for credit through: 10/27/2020

Video Length: 0:61:00