A publication of the American College of Surgeons (ACS), Division of Education, the Selected Readings in General Surgery Liver Series CD discusses current research on the surgical management of patients with liver disease.
A maximum of 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ can be earned for completing the series by taking an online 20-question multiple-choice pretest and an online 20-question multiple-choice posttest for each part (10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ to each part completed). This credit can be used for fulfill Maintenance of Certification (MOC) self-assessment requirements.
CONTENTS OF CD
Pathophysiology and mechanisms of liver disease
Mechanisms of liver regeneration and liver damage
Diagnosis of liver disease
Assessment of operative risk and preoperative preparation
Surgical complications of end-stage liver disease
Surgical anatomy of the liver
Techniques for optimizing outcomes of liver resection
Cystic disease of the liver
Benign liver tumors
Liver tumors in children
Management of hepatic metastases
Primary sarcoma of the liver
Prehepatic portal hypertension
Posthepatic portal hypertension (Budd-Chiari syndrome)
Acute liver failure
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