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VESAP: Vascular Education and Self-Assessment Program
ALERT: VESAP3 will be down for routine maintenance staring April 21 at 6:00 pm CST through 10:00 pm CST on April 23.
VESAP3 is an online self-assessment program designed to meet the Maintenance of Certification requirements of the Vascular Surgery Board of the American Board of Surgery.
VESAP3 has 550 questions and includes detailed discussions and references for each question. VESAP3 offers a learning mode and exam mode for each module. VESAP3 participants will earn self-assessment credits toward Part 2 of the ABS MOC Program, in addition to traditional CME credits.
VESAP3 is an invaluable aid for vascular surgeons in preparing for the qualifying, certification, and recertification examinations in vascular surgery and to remain current in the specialty of vascular surgery and endovascular therapy. Vascular residents and fellows will find it a useful study aid for their ABSITE or VSITE examinations.
Interventional radiologists, cardiologists, vascular medicine specialists, and allied health care professionals focusing on vascular diseases may use VESAP3 self-assessment to keep abreast of the current practice of vascular surgery and endovascular therapy.
In Learning Mode, you can view the correct answer to each question, the rationale and references. At the end of each session, you may save your answers and return at a later time or you may elect to end the session and view your score. You may use this product in Learning Mode as often as you like and you make take all or part of the exam.
In Exam Mode, you may navigate throughout the question bank, you may take as much time as you like and you can save your answers and return at a later time to complete the exam. In Exam Mode, you will not be able to view the rationale, references or the correct answers.
How to purchase VESAP3
Participants may purchase individual modules or the comprehensive packages that includes all ten modules at a discount. Please note: You can not purchase both packages. If you live outside of the United States, learn about the International VESAP.
|Comprehensive Package||Individual Modules|
|Topics||Ten individual modules by topic area||Ten topic areas available for individual purchase|
|Number of questions||550||50–60 per module|
|CME||Included for all modules (75 credit hours)||7.5 credit hours per purchased module|
Save $151 over cost of purchasing individual modules
|Member: $65 per module|
Candidate: $55 per module
Non-member: $75 per module
Method of participation
Participants must complete the entire exam, obtain a passing score of 75% or greater, and complete the evaluation in order to receive CME credit.
If the score is less than 75%, the participant will be asked to review the incorrect questions and answer those questions until 75% is achieved.
Please note: CME credit is only available in exam mode and not learning mode.
Estimated time to complete all modules
The estimated time to complete this activity is 75 hours.
Original release date
September 2, 2014
VESAP3 will expire on September 1, 2017 at 11:59 pm ET. CME credit and the VESAP3 program, including all content, will no longer be available after this date.
Policy on privacy and confidentiality
The Society for Vascular Surgery is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Designation of Credit for VESAP3 Comprehensive Package
The Society for Vascular Surgery designates this enduring material for a maximum of 75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Designation of Credit for VESAP3 Modules
The Society for Vascular Surgery designates this enduring material for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Society for Vascular Surgery