Abdominal catastrophes & abdominal compartment syndrome

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Presentation Slides


Abdominal Compartment Syndrome

*Please take the quiz below the video to receive credit.

Objectives

  1. Define intra-abdominal hypertension (IAH) and Abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS).
  2. Describe the physiologic manifestations of IAH and ACS along with their incidence and impact on patient outcomes.
  3. Understand appropriate detection and management strategies for abdominal compartment syndrome.

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Abdominal Compartment Syndrome


Abdominal Trauma

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Objectives

  1. Identify patients with risk factors for penetrating or blunt abdominal trauma
  2. Become familiar with evaluation and management algorithms for penetrating and blunt abdominal trauma
  3. Become familiar with basic diagnostic testing for abdominal trauma
  4. Identify patients eligible for non-operative management of liver and splenic injuries

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Abdominal Trauma Quiz


Bowel Obstruction and Ileus


Inflammatory Bowel Disease

*Please take the quiz below the video to receive credit.

Objectives

  1. Understand the types of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and complications associated with each
  2. Describe appropriate surgical management strategies for patients with IBD
  3. Discuss postoperative management and common complications of surgery in patients with IBD

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Inflammatory Bowel Disease Quiz