In this CME, Kenneth E. Fasanella, MD, discusses how to implement an objective approach to the role of endoscopy in diagnosis of GERD, the importance of following recommended guidelines for the use of esophageal physiology testing for the diagnosis of GERD, and more.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Implement an objective approach to the role of endoscopy in diagnosis of GERD.
- Follow recommended guidelines for the use of esophageal physiology testing for the diagnosis of GERD and the tailoring of therapy for refractory GERD.
- Recall enhanced knowledge of available endoscopic therapies for GERD and the available evidence to support or refute their efficacy.
All individuals in a position to control the content of this education activity have disclosed all financial relationships with any companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients. All of the relevant financial relationships for the individuals listed below have been mitigated.
Dr. Kenneth E. Fasanella receives;
- Consultant: Castle Biosciences
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Release Date: 11/10/2023 | Last Modified On: 11/10/2023 | Expires: 11/10/2024