Preoperative Examination and Surgical Management

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

1. Describe the standard for preoperative risk assessment.
2. Discuss the use of preventive medications during surgery.
3. Understand the perioperative management of diabetes.
4. Review the acute abdomen.

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
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Belinda Vail, MD, FAAFP, Vice Chair, Department of Family Medicine, University of Kansas Medical School, Kansas City, Kansas

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

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