AMS – HM – Gastroenterology: Infective Diarrhea; Gastroenteritis; Hepatitis

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Topics and Objectives

Title: Hospital Medicine – Gastroenterology: Infective Diarrhea; Gastroenteritis; Hepatitis

Faculty: Donald Kaye, M.D., M.A.C.P., Stephen J. Gluckman, M.D., F.A.C.P., Kenneth Kaye, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Original Release Date: July 1, 2018  Expiration Date: July 1, 2021

TOPIC 1: Update on Infective Diarrhea.

Using IDSA, HICPAC, CDC, FDA, and WHO evidence-based guidelines and recommendations, upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: EBM, GL, COMP

  1. Differentiate the presentation of toxigenic and invasive diarrhea.
  2. Relate food-borne pathogens to illness.
  3. Evaluate when to use fecal WBC, stool cultures, and stool O&P examinations.
  4. Prescribe antibiotic therapy for various diarrheal illnesses when appropriate.

TOPIC 2: Gastroenteritis.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: GL, COMP

  1. Relate the major pathogenic mechanisms that result in diarrhea.
  2. Differentiate the major pathogens responsible for acute gastroenteritis.
  3. Utilize an efficient approach in the evaluation of a patient with acute gastroenteritis as the normal host and in persons with HIV or recent travel.
  4. Diagnose and treat various common causes of gastroenteritis as per the current ACG guidelines.

TOPIC 3: Hepatitis.

Upon completion of this session, using evidence- based guidelines and consensus statements from NIH, CDC, AGA, ACIP, AAP and Association for the Study of Liver Disease, the participant should be able to: EBM, GL, COMP

  1. Interpret the pathogenesis and clinical manifestations of hepatitis A, B, C, D or E.
  2. Relate differences in complications.
  3. Interpret diagnostic testing of the hepatitis viruses.

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Title: Hospital Medicine – Gastroenterology: Infective Diarrhea; Gastroenteritis; Hepatitis

Faculty: Donald Kaye, M.D., M.A.C.P., Stephen J. Gluckman, M.D., F.A.C.P., Kenneth Kaye, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Original Release Date: July 1, 2018  Expiration Date: July 1, 2021

TOPIC 1: Update on Infective Diarrhea.

Using IDSA, HICPAC, CDC, FDA, and WHO evidence-based guidelines and recommendations, upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: EBM, GL, COMP

  1. Differentiate the presentation of toxigenic and invasive diarrhea.
  2. Relate food-borne pathogens to illness.
  3. Evaluate when to use fecal WBC, stool cultures, and stool O&P examinations.
  4. Prescribe antibiotic therapy for various diarrheal illnesses when appropriate.

TOPIC 2: Gastroenteritis.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: GL, COMP

  1. Relate the major pathogenic mechanisms that result in diarrhea.
  2. Differentiate the major pathogens responsible for acute gastroenteritis.
  3. Utilize an efficient approach in the evaluation of a patient with acute gastroenteritis as the normal host and in persons with HIV or recent travel.
  4. Diagnose and treat various common causes of gastroenteritis as per the current ACG guidelines.

TOPIC 3: Hepatitis.

Upon completion of this session, using evidence- based guidelines and consensus statements from NIH, CDC, AGA, ACIP, AAP and Association for the Study of Liver Disease, the participant should be able to: EBM, GL, COMP

  1. Interpret the pathogenesis and clinical manifestations of hepatitis A, B, C, D or E.
  2. Relate differences in complications.
  3. Interpret diagnostic testing of the hepatitis viruses.

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