Upper GI Bleeds


April 3rd, 2009 - April 3rd, 2012
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

Upper GI bleeding originates in the first part of the GI tract-the esophagus, stomach, or duodenum. Most often, upper GI bleeding is caused by one of the following: Peptic ulcers, Gastritis, Esophageal varices and Mallory-Weiss tears. This activity is supported in part by educational grants from Merck and Astellas.
The webcast is no longer available.
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Dates and Times

End Date: 4/3/2012

Objectives

Upon completion of this educational activity the participant will be able to: 1.) Review risk factors and therapy options for non-variceal bleeding. 2.) Review risk factors and therapy options for variceal bleeding.

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Accreditation

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University designates this webcasts for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.