The goal of managing gastrointestinal tract strictures is twofold: accurate diagnosis and luminal enlargement to ameliorate the consequences of obstruction. This program will explore evidence-based recommendations on the endoscopic management of luminal strictures of varying etiologies including benign, malignant, functional, and post-surgical.
- Identify strategies for the endoscopic treatment of luminal strictures
- Recognize new tools, devices, and therapies for the management of strictures
- Describe the risks and benefits of endoscopic therapy for luminal strictures
Gastroenterologists, GI Fellows, GI Nurses and Technicians
6:00 pm-7:00 pm
Registration and Refreshments
David L. Carr-Locke, MD and Nikhil A. Kumta, MD, MS
7:00 pm-7:20 pm
Gregory B. Haber, MD
7:20 pm-7:40 pm
Pyloric and Duodenal Strictures
Mark A. Schattner, MD
7:40 pm-8:00 pm
Petros C. Benias, MD
8:00 pm-8:20 pm
Reem Z. Sharaiha, MD, MSc
8:20 pm-8:40 pm
Christopher J. DiMaio, MD
8:40 pm-9:00 pm
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Registration is complimentary as a benefit of membership in NYSGE. However, online pre-registration is requested.
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This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.
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The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Continuing Medical Education Office designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM
. Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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