Gastrointestinal Emergencies – Acute Abdominal Pain (Case Study)

Estimated time to complete session: 75 mins.

Learning Objectives

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

1. Perform a differential diagnosis of acute abdominal pain utilizing evidence-based recommendations and guidelines, including Choosing Wisely criteria for diagnostic imaging modalities.

2. Provide initial management plan for a patient presenting to the ED or UC with acute abdominal pain.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.25 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
04/08/2022

Paul D. Simmons, MD, FAAFP – Faculty Physician, St. Mary’s Family Medicine Residency Program, Grand Junction, Colorado

Available Credit

  • 1.25 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
04/08/2022
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