PreCourse Programme

20th Annual Congress of the European Venous Forum, Zurich, Switzerland
27th-29th June 2019, University of Zurich, Main Building

Precourse (Fostering Course for Residents)

Wed 26th June 2019, University Hospital of Zurich, old Anatomy Teaching Pavillon

Lectures

08.30 – 09.15: Chronic venous insufficiency and varicose veins – pathophysiology, definitions, terminology
Tim Wentel, Schiedam (Netherlands)

09.15 – 10.45: Management of leg ulcers Elena Conde-Montero, Madrid (Spain)

10.45 – 11.45: Workshops 1-3 (in parallel, 3 rotations over the day program) All trainers

12.00 – 12.45:Lunch

13.00 – 13.45:Duplex sonography – an introduction to principles and practical application Wolfgang Salmhofer, Graz (Austria)

13.45 – 14.30:Treatment of varicose veins Michael Kockaert, Zurich and Lausanne (Switzerland)

14.30 – 15.30 Workshops 1-3 (in parallel, 3 rotations over the day program) All trainers

15.30 – 16.00: Coffee break

16.00 – 16.15: Ankle brachial index (ABI) Tim Wentel, Schiedam (Netherlands)

16.15 – 17.00: Compression Therapy – principles, materials and practical application Jürg Hafner, Zurich (Switzerland)

17.00 – 18.00: Workshops 1-3 (in parallel, 3 rotations over the day program) All trainers

Workshops

Duplex sonography: Hands-on training

Treatment of varicose veins: Wet lab, sclerotherapy and endovenous laser on phantoms

Compression therapy: Hands-on training

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