Glendale, CA (PRWEB) September 25, 2013
Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of General Surgery Volume 60, Issue 12: Management of Colorectal Disease.
The goal of this program is to improve the surgical management and treatment of patients with colorectal diseases. After hearing and assimilating this program, the clinician will be better able to:
1. Use immunohistochemistry and genetic testing to diagnose patients and families with multiple colonic adenomas.
2. Choose optimal surgical techniques for ileal pouch-anal anastomosis.
3. Diagnose and treat complications of ileal pouch surgery.
4. Evaluate patients with stomal complications and apply surgical and nonsurgical treatments.
5. Select appropriate preventive, surgical, and nonsurgical therapy for patients with Clostridium difficile colitis.
The original programs were presented by José G. Guillem, MD, Professor of Surgery, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, Feza H. Remzi, MD, Professor of Surgery; Chairman and Ed and Joey Story Endowed Chair, Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH , Scott R. Steele, MD, Chief of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, WA , and Laurence R. Sands, MD, Professor of Clinical Surgery, and Chief, Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL.
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.