Endoscopic Approach to Hemorrhoids (DV027)

Type: Colorectal


This CME activity consists of the ASGE video, Endoscopic Approach to Hemorrhoids, followed by a post-assessment and evaluation.

Internal hemorrhoids are a common problem that afflicts a large proportion of the United States population. Symptomatic hemorrhoids result in nearly 3.5 million physician visits per year at an estimated cost of $500 million. This educational DVD will focus on the safe, effective and well tolerated endoscopic therapy of symptomatic hemorrhoids.

Target Audience:

Practicing gastrointestinal endoscopists, gastroenterologists, gastroenterology fellow and trainees, medical residents, physician assistants and nurses.

Learning Objectives:

As a result of completing this activity, physicians will be able to:

  • Identify anorectal hemorrhoidal anatomy;
  • Understand the classification of hemorrhoids; and
  • Recognize endoscopic treatment principles and techniques for symptomatic hemorrhoids.

Video Release Date:   May 1, 2006
Online CME Release Date:  May 1, 2011
Most Recent CME Review Date: January 31, 2017
CME Expiration Date:   January 31, 2020

Expected Time of Activity Completion: 28 Minutes (0.50 CME Credit)

Price: Member: $45 / Non-Member: $85

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