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Gastroenterology and Sports Medicine

CME : 21 +2
Start Date :  Mar 12 - 2021 End Date :  Mar 21 - 2021

Location :  Fort Lauderdale, Florida United States of America

Organized by :   Continuing Education, Inc.

Specialities :   Sports Medicine, Gastroenterology

Conference Summary

Gastroenterology and Sports Medicine is organized by Continuing Education, Inc. This onsite medical conference will be held from Mar 12 - 21, 2021 at Celebrity Equinox, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, united States of America.

Target Audience:
Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners

Accreditation:
• 21 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
• 21 ACPE Credits
• 21.0 Contact Hours

Program Purpose:
The management of GI illnesses is swiftly evolving. Practice guidelines have modified. Different treatment options are available. This lecture series is intended to be a case-based, practical, very interactive format in which the attendees will have an opportunity to share experiences.

After attending these sessions, the attendee will acquire new skills to:
• Diagnose several common liver diseases
• Identify the overlap between Celiac Disease and several other GI illnesses
• Define the latest tools for evaluating GI bleeding
• Describe the limitations of colonoscopy
• Describe the clinical pitfalls in trying to distinguish dyspepsia from GERD
• Devise a team approach for the successful treatment of Irritable Bowel Syndrome
• Indicate the uses and limitations of Probiotic therapy
• Determine the best practices that lead to colon cancer prevention
• Acknowledge the common and unusual sources of GI bleeding
• Catalog common sources of chronic diarrhea

Topics:
• Bootcamp for Elevated Liver Function Tests
 ○ Explain why fatty liver disease is becoming the number one source of cirrhosis and hepatoma in the U.S.
• Celiac Disease or Something Else?
 ○ State how celiac genetic tests can best be used
• Clinical Dilemmas in GI Bleeding
 ○ Classify the limitations of colonoscopy
• Colon Cancer Prevention 2021
 ○ Determine the best practices that lead to colon cancer prevention
• Dysphagia/Dyspepsia/GERD/ Barrett's and the Primary Care Provider
 ○ Identify the yearly risk of developing esophageal cancer for those patients with Barrett's Esophagus
• Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Tools for Successful Treatment
Choose the "appropriate" workup for "Irritable Bowel Syndrome"
• Probiotics: Fulfilling the Promise & Clostridium difficile (Clostridoides): What You Need to Know
 ○ Appreciate the proven uses of probiotics
• Evaluation and Treatment of Chronic Diarrhea
 ○ Know common sources of chronic diarrhea

Credit Info

  • CME : 21
  • Contact Hours : 21
  • Credits : 21
Speaker (s)
2 Speakers
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Celebrity Equinox
9-Night Aruba, Bonaire & Curacao Cruise
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States of America

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