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Friday, 7th March 2008-Vascular Society of Great Britain and Ireland Meeting at RCSI

07 March 2008

The Vascular Society of Great Britain and Ireland held their Spring meeting at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) today. It is the first time that the meeting, which is being organised by the Irish Association of Vascular Surgeons at RCSI, has been held in Ireland.


Pictured from l to r are Mr Kevin O' Malley; Mr Jonothan Earnshaw and Mr Prakash Madhavan.

The topic of this years Symposium was an ‘Update on Carotid Intervention’ and was aimed at providing clinicians with a comprehensive update on the current issues facing the treatment of carotid artery disease. A number of well known experts from the United Kingdom and Ireland attended the event.


Pictured from l to r are Mr Martin O'Donohoe, Mr Joe Dowdall, Mr Stephen Sheehan and Mr Sean O'Neill.

RCSI additionally ran a one day workshop at the National Training Centre on Carotid ARtery Stenting,  which is a new and emerging treatment option.