Glendale, CA (PRWEB) October 11, 2013
Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of Family Practice Volume 61, Issue 13: Bowel Dysfunction: Obstruction/Irritable Bowel Syndrome.
The goal of this program is to improve the management of bowel obstruction and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). After hearing and assimilating this program, the clinician will be better able to:
1. Identify symptoms and causes of bowel obstruction.
2. Use diagnostic tools to confirm the diagnosis of bowel obstruction.
3. Refer patients with bowel obstruction for appropriate treatment.
4. Recognize factors that may contribute to the development of IBS, such as inflammation, diet, and stress.
5. Describe the role of serotonin and visceral sensitivity in patients with IBS.
The original programs were presented by Thomas A. Kintanar, MD, Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Fort Wayne, and Timothy T. Nostrant, MD, Professor of Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor.
Audio-Digest Foundation, the largest independent publisher of Continuing Medical Education in the world, records over 10,000 hours of lectures every year in anesthesiology, emergency medicine, family practice, gastroenterology, general surgery, internal medicine, neurology, obstetrics/gynecology, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopaedics, otolaryngology, pediatrics, psychology, and urology, by the leading medical researchers at the top laboratories, universities, and institutions.
Recent researchers have hailed from Harvard, Cedars-Sinai, Mayo Clinic, UCSF, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, The University of Kansas Medical Center, The University of California, San Diego, The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, The University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and many others.
Out of these cutting-edge programs, Audio-Digest then chooses the most clinically relevant, edits them for clarity, and publishes them either every week or every two weeks.
In addition, Audio-Digest publishes subscription series in conjunction with leading medical societies: DiabetesInsight with The American Diabetes Association, ACCEL with The American College of Cardiology, Continuum Audio with The American Academy of Neurology, and Journal Watch Audio General Medicine with Massachusetts Medical Society.
For 60 years, the global medical community of doctors, nurses, physician assistants, and other medical professionals around the world has subscribed to Audio-Digest specialty series in order to remain current in their specialties as well as to maintain their Continuing Education requirements with the most cutting-edge, independent, and unbiased continuing medical education (CME).
Long a technical innovator, Audio-Digest was the first to produce audio medical education programs and the first to produce in-car medical education. Currently, its subscription and annual products are available on CD and MP3, as well as iPhone, iPad, and Android apps.