Gallbladder Disease

Estimated time to complete session: 60 mins.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Review the signs and symptoms of common gallbladder diseases.
2. Review treatment algorithm for patients with suspected biliary cause of GI symptoms.
3. Discuss the diagnostic criteria for common gallbladder diseases.
4. Compare the diagnostic characteristics of imaging modalities for common gallbladder diseases.
5. Appraise evidence-based guidelines to identify the likelihood that a patient may have choledocholithiasis.
6. Discuss the severity grading of acute cholangitis and treatment options based on grade of severity.

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
09/26/2021
Thad Wilkins, MD, FAAFP, Professor, Director of Academic Development, Department of Family Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Georgia Regents University

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
09/26/2021
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