This lecture, recorded during the 2022 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.
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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 1 year 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 1 hour(s) of pharmacology)
TIME TO COMPLETE
1 hour 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. This activity is approved for 1.0 contact hour(s) (which includes 1 hour(s) of pharmacology). Program ID #2022-02-06P, 2022-02-29P.
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.