to ACC/ACP/SCAI/SVMB/SVS Clinical Competence Statement on
Catheter-Based Peripheral Vascular Interventions
Pre-press Copy -- This Commentary will appear in the January 2005 issue of the Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology (Accepted for publication by JVIR October 20, 2004)
David Sacks, M.D.
Standards Division Councilor, SIR
2. Training Standards for Physicians
Performing Peripheral Angioplasty and Other Percutaneous
Peripheral Vascular Interventions: A Statement for Health
Professionals from the Special Writing Group of the Councils on
Cardiovascular Radiology, Cardio-Thoracic and Vascular Surgery,
and Clinical Cardiology, the American Heart Association
David C. Levin, Gary J. Becker, Gerald Dorros, Jerry Goldstone, Spencer B. King, III, James M. Seeger, James B. Spies, John A. Spittell, Jr, and Lewis Wexler
J Vasc Interv Radiol 2003 14: S359-S361.
3. Credentials for Peripheral
Angioplasty: Comments on Society of Cardiac Angiography and
David Sacks, Gary J. Becker, and Terence A.S. Matalon
J Vasc Interv Radiol 2003 14: S363-S367.
4. Training Standards for Physicians
Performing Uterine Artery Embolization for Leiomyomata: Consensus
Statement Developed by the Task Force on Uterine Artery
Embolization and the Standards Division of the Society of
Interventional RadiologyAugust 2000
James Spies, Gerry Niedzwiecki, Scott Goodwin, Nilesh Patel, Robert Andrews, Robert Worthington-Kirsch, John Lipman, Lindsay Machan, David Sacks, Keith Sterling, and Curtis Lewis
J Vasc Interv Radiol 2003 14: S369-S371.
5. Position Statement: Documenting
Physician Experience for Credentials for Peripheral Arterial
ProceduresWhat You Need to Know: A Consensus Statement
Developed by the Standards Division of the Society of
Curtis A. Lewis, David Sacks, John F. Cardella, and Tricia E. McClenny
J Vasc Interv Radiol 2003 14: S373.
6. Credentials for Uterine Artery
James B. Spies, MD, and David Sacks, MD
J Vasc Interv Radiol 2004; 15:111113.
7. Training, Competency, and Credentialing Standards for
Diagnostic Cervicocerebral Angiography, Carotid Stenting, and
John J. Connors, III, MD, David Sacks, MD, Anthony J. Furlan, MD, Warren R. Selman, MD, Eric J. Russell, MD, Philip E. Stieg, MD, PhD, and Mark N. Hadley, MD, for the NeuroVascular Coalition Writing Group
J Vasc Interv Radiol 2004; 15:1347-1356.
8. Carotid Stenting, Stroke Prevention, and
David Sacks, MD, and John J. Connors, III, MD
J Vasc Interv Radiol 2009; 20:S302-S305.
9. Training Guidelines for Intra-arterial Catheter Directed Treatment of Acute Ischemic Stroke
J.J. "Buddy" Connors, M.D., FSIR; David Sacks, M.D., FSIR; Carl M. Black, M.D.; E. Bruce McIff, M.D., FSIR; MJB Stallmeyer, M.D., Ph.D.; John Cole, M.D., M.S.; Joan C. Wojak, M.D.; Robert Mericle, M.D.; and Kieran J. Murphy, M.D., FSIR