SCVIR 25th Annual Scientific Meeting
San Diego Convention Center San Diego, CA March 25-March 30, 2000
CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION
The Society of Cardiovascular & Interventional Radiology (SCVIR) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continulng Medical Education to spon-
As a sponsor accredited by the ACCME, SCVlR
sor continuing medical education for physicians.
SCVIR designates this educational activity for up to 48 hours in category 1 credit towards the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.
must insure balance, independence, objectivity,
and scientific rigor in all its sponsored educational activities. All presenters for this meeting have been required to disclose any significant
relationships with commercial companies. It remains for the audience to determine whether the
speakers' relationships may influence the presentation with regard to exposition or conclu-
= Denotes scientific abstracts (pages 169-265) which are the Cardiovascular and Interventional
Radiology Research and Education Foundation (CIRREF) research grant recipients.