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GI Bleeding: What Do the New Guidelines Recommend?

  1. What are the current roles of nasogastric lavage and intravenous proton pump inhibitors in the evaluation and treatment of acute upper GI bleeding?
  2. Has the small bowel pill camera made a difference in the diagnosis and treatment of occult GI bleeding?
  3. Lower GI bleeding: Is there a role for early aggressive colonoscopy or just wait until the bleeding stops?
  4. What should be the hemoglobin goal in patients with GI bleeding?

- Presenter(s): Alan N. Barkun MD, FACP, CN, MSC

- Session Length: 60 Minutes

About Internal Medicine Meeting 2018 (CME 75)

The Internal Medicine 2018 CME 75 Package, available through PlaybackACP, includes audio synced with slide presentations from 75 of the best sessions in general internal medicine and the subspecialties delivered during the ACP Internal Medicine Meeting 2018. Stream the sessions to your device or download for offline playback, answer multiple-choice quizzes, and earn CME credit and ABIM MOC points all from your web browser or favorite mobile device.

Please note that CME/MOC is only available to purchasers of the specified packages, e.g., CME 75 or CME 15.



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