Point-of-Care Ultrasound Assessment of Acute Bowel Pathology
This activity will address the role of ultrasonography when caring for patients with acute abdominal pain.
Acute Bowel Pathology by Eitan Dickman, MD
In the Pipeline: Novel Gastrointestinal Ultrasound Applications by Mark Tessaro, MD
Sonographic Evaluation of Abdominal Pain: Focus on Mesenteric Ischemia and Diverticulitis by John Pellerito, MD
Bowel Surprises Case-Based by Gerardo Chiricolo, MD
Objective: On completion of this course, participants should be able to describe the ultrasonographic appearance of colitis, diverticulitis, inflammatory bowel disease, pneumoperitoneum, and mesenteric ischemia, as well as confirm the proper placement of a nasogastric tube.
The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Credits accepted by the ARDMS and as ARRT Category A Credits.
CME credits for this video program are available through January 1, 2021.
This product will be mailed on an external jump drive. It is also available for purchase as streaming video.