The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions is hosting its annual conference in Orlando, FL, on May 8-11, 2013. The SCAI 2013 Scientific Sessions will focus on advances in invasive and interventional cardiology. According SCAI, "SCAI 2013 will feature cutting-edge research, taped cases from around the world, case reviews, interactive workshops and more presented by the field's foremost thought-leaders and teachers all serving 1 goal--helping you optimize patient care."
Great Debates in Vascular Medicine
This session was perfect for the SCAI conference. Two opposing investigators were pitted against each other to debate 2 distinctly different treatment modalities. At the end of the debate, the physicians in the audience voted in live time in favor of 1 of the 2 treatments.
Vascular Access: Getting In and Out Safely
One of the most important aspects of a successful catheterization involves decision of access entry point. Several presentations covered case studies with different entry points.