This lecture, recorded during the 2020 Live Review Course & Clinical Update, educates NPs about the diagnosis and treatment of gastroenterology conditions commonly seen in primary care. Content reflects evidence-based guidelines and focuses on the most important steps in patient diagnosis and management.
Choose video or audio delivery.
Video: Video format requires Google Chrome; each video purchase can be viewed two times within 6 months of purchase. Rewind and fast forward not available.
Audio: Each audio purchase is accessible for 2 years from the date of purchase.
At the conclusion of this activity, the learner will be able to:
- Discuss the etiology and prevalence of the following gastrointestinal disorders commonly seen in primary care: abdominal pain, GERD, diarrhea, and hepatitis.
- State the common symptoms and specific assessment findings associated with abdominal pain, GERD, diarrhea, and hepatitis.
- Describe appropriate pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic management of patients with abdominal pain, GERD, diarrhea, and hepatitis.
- Discuss current recommendations for colorectal cancer screening.
This activity is approved for 1.0 contact hour(s) (which includes .75 hour(s) of pharmacology)
TIME TO COMPLETE
52 minutes plus posttest
Advanced Practice Education Associates (APEA) is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider number: 100820. Program ID #2020-02-08P (Video), 2020-02-27P (Audio).
This course is taught by Amelie Hollier, DNP, FNP-BC, FAANP, a nationally certified family nurse practitioner who is one of the most dynamic and sought after speakers in the healthcare industry. She is the president and CEO of APEA.