Advancement of Esophageal Surgery, Achalasia & Esophageal Cancer
Gastroesophageal Reflux, Esophageal Achalasia, Adenocarcinoma, General Surgery, Digestive System Surgical Procedures
Gastroenterology | Medical Sciences | Medicine and Health Sciences | Surgery
Purpose: This enduring material is designed to examine advancements in surgical treatment options for GERD, Achalasia, and Adenocarcinoma.
Target Audience: This activity is designed for Physicians and Residents at HCA GME Hospitals.
Format: This presentation was pre-recorded for HCA GME National Grand Rounds Series.
Educational Objectives: Upon completion of this activity you will be able to:
- Apply appropriate surgical treatment options for common esophageal conditions.
- Differentiate between types of esophageal issues including GERD, Achalasia, and Adenocarcinoma.
Accreditation: HCA Graduate Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit: HCA Graduate Medical Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Disclosure: HCA Graduate Medical Education is committed to providing CME that is balanced, objective, and evidence-based. In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Accreditation Requirements and Standards, all parties involved in content development are required to disclose any relevant conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity. HCA Graduate Medical Education has established mechanisms to resolve conflicts of interest should they arise. The disclosure summary follows:
Bruce Deighton, PhD, Course Director: No Conflicts
Jessica Wells, Course Co-Director: No Conflicts
Chris DuCoin, MD, Speaker: No Conflicts
Beverly Upchurch, Education Manager: No Conflicts
Jonathan Snider, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts
Chris Roe, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts
Release Date: April 17, 2019
Expiration Date: April 17, 2021
DuCoin, Chris MD, "Advancement of Esophageal Surgery, Achalasia & Esophageal Cancer" (2019). General Surgery. 2.