The Society for Vascular Surgery Patient Safety Organization and The American Heart Association Introduce New Vascular Medicine Registry for the Vascular Quality Initiative

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Chicago, IL/Oakbrook Terrace, IL – The Society for Vascular Surgery Patient Safety Organization® (SVS PSO), in collaboration with The American Heart Association, the leading voluntary health organization devoted to a world of longer, healthier lives, is excited to introduce the Vascular Medicine Registry (VMR) for the Vascular Quality Initiative (VQI)….Read More

SVS PSO Surveillance of Paclitaxel Mortality

Society for Vascular Surgery Patient Safety Organization Surveillance of Paclitaxel Mortality in the Vascular Quality InitiativeAuthors: Daniel Bertges, MD, Jens Eldrup-Jorgensen, MD, Fred Resnic, MD, et.al.

In December, 2018, a meta-analysis of randomized trials of paclitaxel devices for the treatment of femoral-popliteal disease…Read More

New VQI Newsletter for the New Year!

Here’s the latest VQI Newsletter for January 2020 – click here!

Key Topics this month:

2020 VQI@VAM
Call for VQI Poster Abstracts at 2020 VQI@VAM
Surveillance of Paclitaxel Mortality in the Vascular Quality Initiative
Posters from the 2019 VQI@VAM
M2S Corner
Past Webinars
Dashboards
Society for Vascular Nursing News
News from SVS Quality Practice
Dates To Remember
VQI Stats and New…Read More

SVS Patient Safety Organization, Society for Vascular Medicine, and American Heart Association, Launch New Vascular Medicine Consult Registry for VQI

January 15, 2020 – Chicago, IL/Washington, DC/Oakbrook Terrace, IL – The Society for Vascular Surgery Patient Safety Organization® (SVS PSO) and the Society for Vascular Medicine (SVM), in collaboration with the American Heart Association®  (Association), are excited to introduce the Vascular Medicine Consult Registry (VMC or the Registry) for the…Read More

VQI@VAM 2020 – Call for VQI Poster Abstracts – Deadline February 7th

Call for VQI Poster Abstracts at the 2020 VQI Annual Meeting – VQI@VAM

Dates: Tuesday, June 16, through Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Place: Toronto Convention Center, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

June 16, 2020 12:00PM – 6:30PM*
June 17, 2020 8:00AM – 5:00PM
*Poster Presentation and Networking Reception – Tuesday, June 16th at 5:00PM to 6:30PM

The VQI…Read More

QI Seminar, 12/19 – “Wrapping up a QI Project. Review of 2019/2020 Participation Awards Criteria”

The SVS PSO is pleased to present another QI educational webinar. This webinar is entitled, “Wrapping up a QI Project. Review of 2019 and 2020 Participation Awards Criteria”.

Following the presentation, there will be an opportunity to ask the presenter questions.

DATE: Thursday, December 19
TIME: 1 PM ET

This…Read More

MDedge News: In PAD, dropping statins ups death risk 43%

See for article and video clip from Vascular Specialist Online
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https://www.mdedge.com/vascularspecialistonline/article/207370/peripheral-vascular-disorders/pad-dropping-statins-ups-death?utm_source=News_VASC_eNL_091019_F&utm_medium=email&utm_content=In%20PAD,%20dropping%20statins%20ups%20death%20risk%2043%25
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Dr. Dopheide reported no outside sources of funding and no conflicts of interest.
koakes@mdedge.comSOURCE: Dopheide, J., et al. ESC Congress…Read More