Recent advances in surgery for Ulcerative Colitis

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Starts On: 7/1/2019: 12:00 AM
Ends On: 6/6/2020: 12:00 AM
Session Type: Internet Activity Enduring Material
Credits: 0.5
Description:

Faculty

Paul E. Wise, MD
Professor, Surgery
Director, Washington University Inherited Colorectal Cancer and Polyposis Registry
Program Director, Washington University General Surgery Residency
Disclosures: Dr. Wise receives research support from Colon Cancer Alliance Inc.

Presenters should indicate if speaking off label. This activity originated as a presentation at the CME activity, Multidisciplinary Management of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: New Advances and Case Studies, April 21, 2018, which was supported in part by Celgene Corporation, Gilead Sciences, Inc., Janssen Biotech, Inc., Takeda Pharmaceuticals, Prometheus Laboratories Inc., and Salix Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a Division of Valeant Pharmaceuticals .

Planning Committee

Mark Bruns, RN, MHA, GCRN, Clinical Nurse Coordinator, Division of Gastroenterology
Financial Relationships: Speaker has nothing to disclose.

Joanna Joyce Davidson Gilbertsen, RN, BSN, Clinical Nurse Coordinator, Division of Gastroenterology
Financial Relationships: • Speaker's Bureau/Honoraria: AbbVie, Inc

Eli N, Deal, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Internal Medicine, Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Financial Relationships: Speaker has nothing to disclose.

Jill Elwing, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology (Independent Reviewer)
Financial Relationships: Speaker has nothing to disclose

Andrew La Brier, Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Program Manager, Division of Gastroenterology
Financial Relationships: Speaker has nothing to disclose.

Dan Schneiderjohn, MPH, Regional Education and Support Manager Crohn's and Colitis Foundation Mid-America Chapter
Financial Relationships: Speaker has nothing to disclose.

Objectives: The intended result of this activity is increased knowledge/competence, and upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:
  • Recognize indications and compare operative options for the treatment of UC
  • Report potential complications resulting from the operative treatment of UC
  • Recognize some of the latest tools and advances available to surgeons for the operative treatment of UC
  • Describe some of the expanding indications for the operative treatment of UC
Additional Information:
Target Audience: This course is designed for gastroenterologists, colon and rectal surgeons, GI surgeons, general surgeons, internists, family physicians, abdominal radiologists, dermatologists, emergency medicine physician assistants, pharmacists, nurses, nurse practitioners and other clinicians interested in, or involved with the diagnosis and treatment of patients with inflammatory bowel diseases.

Date
Publication Date: July 1, 2019
Expiration Date: June 6, 2020

Accreditation Information:
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In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation Mid- America Chapter. Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Awarded for this Activity:
Credit Statement: American Medical Association (AMA Credit)
Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis designates this enduring material for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

References:
  • www.hopkins-gi.org
  • Carne WPG, Clin Colon Rectal Surg 2004;17(1):35
  • Wu X, Dis Colon Rectum. 2015 Feb;58(2):205
  • Itzkowitz, Gastro 2004:1635
  • Singh P, Colorectal Dis. 2013 Jul;15(7):e340
  • Renshaw S, Techniques in Coloproctology (2018) 22:161
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Presenters are also expected to openly disclose inclusion of discussion of any off-label, experimental, or investigational use of drugs or devices in their presentations.

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Categories: Gastroenterology, Surgery


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