The Brigham Board Review in Gastroenterology and Hepatology is organized by Ebix | Oakstone Publishing, LLC.
Date of Original Release: July 15, 2018
Date Credits Expire: July 15, 2021
This educational activity was designed for fellows/trainees and practicing gastroenterology specialists (MDs) and other professional affiliates (internists with an interest in gastroenterology) who are preparing to take ABIM Board Review or Recertification Examinations or who seek CME activities to improve patient care in the area of gastroenterology medicine.
Oakstone Publishing, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 33 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 33 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC points.
The Brigham Board Review in Gastroenterology and Hepatology provides in-depth coverage of wide-ranging topics, keeping you abreast of the latest advances in the field. This CME course includes case-based lectures on topics like GERD, upper gastrointestinal bleeding, gastric and small bowel motility disorders, acute liver failure, liver transplantation, celiac disease and other small bowel disorders, benign and malignant biliary diseases etc., helping you to better:
• Apply latest/recommended gastroenterology guidelines in clinical practice
• Attain the latest knowledge on clinical presentation, pathologic features, diagnosis, and differential diagnosis of various gastroenterology disorders
• Stay updated on an expanding array of therapeutic options for diverse gastrohepatic disorders
• Evaluate and interpret up-to-date literature for evidence-based clinical practice in gastroenterology
• Prepare for ABIM certification/recertification gastroenterology examinations
At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
• Apply current/recommended gastroenterology guidelines in clinical practice
• Perform differential diagnosis of complex clinical presentations related to gastroenterology disorders
• Identify and apply current therapeutic options for specific gastroenterology disorders
• Analyze and interpret up-to-date literature relevant to clinical practice in gastroenterology
• Recognize and apply knowledge of pathophysiology as it applies to management of gastroenterology disorders
• Apply knowledge gained to the ABIM certification/recertification gastroenterology examinations.