The Philippine Heart Association Council On Stroke And Peripheral Vascular Diseases and Continuing Education Program Committee; and the Philippine Society Of Vascular Medicine held its Vascular Case Presentation Contest last November 27, 2013 at the Therapharma Conference Room, Bonaventure Plaza, Greenhills. The event was judged by Drs. Patricia Agunod-Cheng, Edgar Tuazon, and Ramon Javier; and moderated by Dr Norberto Tuaño.

Congratulations to the winners of the said contest:

1st Prize: Hypertension And Nephrotic Syndrome In A Young Male With Seven Renal Arteries: A Curious Combination; Jaime Alfonso M. Aherrera, MD; Philippine General Hospital

2nd Prize: A Case Report On An Innovative Approach To Central Venous Stenosis: Combined Radial And Femoral Access; Maritoni G. Rapadas-Ilao, MD; Philippine Heart Center

3rd Prize: Double Whammy! A Simultaneous Case Of An Acute Limb Ischemia And St Elevation Myocardial Infarction: A Case Report ; Misael T. Bayuga, MD; The Medical City

Consolation prizes:

1. Superior Mesenteric Artery Branch Pseudoaneurysm: A Case Report; Nurhaya Hadjail, MD; Chinese General Hospital
2. Left Subclavian Artery Aneurysm Comlicated With Subclavian And Brachial Artery Thrombosis Secondary To Congenital Fusion Of The First And Second Ribs : A Case Report ; Marikit Padilla, MD; Cardinal Santos Medical Center
3. Hypertensive Emergency In Acute Aortic Dissection Causing Functional Renal Artery Stenosis; April V. Angeles-Pines, MD; Manila Doctors Hospital
4. Reperfusion Syndrome Complicating Surgery For Acute Aortic Occlusion: A Case Report; Jo Cris Gutierrez, MD; University Of Perpetual Help Dalta Med Center
5. P-Anca Positive And Hepatitis B Associated Polyarteritisnodosa; Gilbert Florentino, MD; Makati Medical Center
6. Elevated Factor VIII Level And Recurrent Venous Thromboembolism In An Adult Filipino Patient Without Traditional Risk Factors; Edda Mae B. Omambing-Mallillin, MD; St. Luke's Medical
7. Against All Odds: A 91 Year Old Woman Surviving A Massive Pulmonary Embolism; Kristine R. Abellana, MD; Perpetual Succour Hospital Cebu