Webcast Series - Gallbladder Diseases

Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.

Learning Objectives

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
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  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
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Thad Wilkins, MD, MBA, FAAFP Department of Family Medicine, Augusta University, Medical College of Georgia

This Enduring Material activity, 2017-19 BR Self-Study Webcast Series, has been reviewed and is acceptable for credit by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval begins 11/20/2017. Term of approval is for two years from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The AAFP is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Academy of Family Physicians designates this Enduring Material activity for a maximum of 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

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