The Role of Endoscopy in Patients with Peptic Ulcer Disease

Type: Guidelines CME


This CME activity consists of the ASGE Standards of Practice Guideline, The Role of Endoscopy in Patients with Peptic Ulcer Disease,  followed by evidence-based multiple choice questions.

Target Audience:

Practicing gastrointestinal endoscopists and surgeons, as well as other practitioners interested in advancing their knowledge in the ASGE’s Standards of Practice Guidelines.

Learning Objectives:

Learning Objectives:
As a result of completing this activity, physicians will be able to:
1. Determine which patients with dyspepsia can be given an empirical trial of medical therapy.
2. Define the indications for biopsy in patients with duodenal and gastric ulcers.
3. Evaluate treatment options in patients with recurrent bleeding.
4. Identify which conditions are appropriate for surveillance endoscopy.

Guideline Release Date:   April 2010
Online CME Release Date:  May 1, 2011
CME Review Date: May 1, 2014
CME Expiration Date: May 1, 2017

Expected Time of Activity Completion: N/A

Price: Member: $10 / Non-Member: $15

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