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Brief overview of upper and lower GI bleeds including etiologies and management of peptic ulcers, varices, and lower GI bleeds.
Upper GI Bleed Treatment
Evidence-based discussion on the multiple treatment approaches for UGIB – including the use of nasogastric lavage, PPIs, Octreotide, prophylactic antibiotics, and pRBC transfusions.
Podcast discussion on the management of Upper GI bleeds in the ED.
Inflammatory Bowel Disease Emergencies
An overview of the presentation, differential diagnosis, important investigations, and necessary treatment of inflammatory bowel disease emergencies.
A 2-part podcast series focusing on GI Bleeds. Part 1 includes differentiating upper vs lower bleeding, airway management, utility of investigations, transfusion and resuscitations goals. Part 2 includes the benefits of commonly used medications and risk stratification tools.