American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

Session Code: PS116
Title: The Computerized Tomography (CT) Scan Reading Says "Bowel Obstruction": Must I Operate?
Date and Time of Session: Monday, October 23: 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Description: Obstructions of the gastrointestinal tract are typically present with great variation and are managed quite differently depending on location within the gastrointestinal tract. This session will review the causes, diagnosis, and management for obstructions of the entire GI tract including the stomach, duodenum, small bowel, and colon.
CME Credit Hours: 1.5
Webcast Package Available: Yes
Audio Package Available: Yes
General Surgery (GEN), Trauma / Critical Care (TRA), Rural Surgery (RUS)
Sponsored By:
Advisory Council for Colon and Rectal Surgery, Committee on Trauma
Program Participants:
Scott R. Steele, MD, FACS, FASCRS
Babak Sarani, , MD, FACS
Speaker Introduction to Session
Scott R. Steele, MD, FACS, FASCRS
Speaker Dealing with Gastric Obstructions
David T. Efron, MD, FACS
Speaker Duodenal Obstructions: Trips and Tricks
Jose M. Martinez, MD, FACS
Speaker Small Bowel Obstructions: Crohn's, Tumors, Intussusception & More
Speaker Large Bowel Obstructions: Twists, Turns & Masses
Justin A. Maykel, MD, FACS
Speaker Bowel obstructions: A Radiologist’s Perspective
Raj Mohan Paspulati, MD.FSAR
Speaker A GI’s Approach to Bowel Obstructions: What Can I Bring to the Table?
Michael L Kochman, MD, AGAF, FASGE
Speaker Panel: Case Presentations
Babak Sarani, , MD, FACS