Glendale, CA (PRWEB) June 05, 2013
Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of Gastroenterology Volume 27, Issue 07: Pancreas Part 2: Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP).
The goal of this program is to improve the management of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) and its associated complications. After hearing and assimilating this program, the clinician will be better able to:
1. Evaluate skill and quality in ERCP.
2. Increase safety of ERCP.
3. Identify patient and procedural risk factors associated with post-ERCP pancreatitis (PEP).
4. Use prophylactic therapies to mitigate the risk for PEP.
5. Distinguish between pancreatic pseudocysts and pancreatic necrosis.
The original programs were presented by Peter B. Cotton, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC; and Paul R. Tarnasky, MD, Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, UofT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas; Todd H. Baron Sr, MD, Professor of Medicine, Director of ERCP, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN; and Grace Elta, MD, Director, Pancreatic and Biliary Disorders, 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.
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