GI Bleeding

Evaluation of Gastrointestinal Bleeding

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In this episode, we tackle the Rx Brick on Evaluation of Gastrointestinal Bleeding.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Define gastrointestinal bleeding and characterize the clinical presentations as “upper” and “lower” GI bleeding
  2. Identify the most common causes of and risk factors associated with GI bleeding
  3. Discuss how GI bleeding is diagnosed and treated

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  1. Pha on September 11, 2020 at 10:36 am

    Thank you so much. This was incredibly helpful and interesting 🙂

    • Jeff Downing on September 12, 2020 at 1:01 pm

      Glad you liked it!

  2. Asiff Aneef on September 11, 2020 at 11:03 am

    A cool way of revising the high yields. Expecting more of this podcast series!!

    • Jeff Downing on September 12, 2020 at 1:02 pm

      Thanks! New episode coming next week!

    • Kiejarnie Porter on September 15, 2020 at 8:04 am

      These are great!! Very informative I love it

      • Jeff Downing on September 16, 2020 at 8:09 am

        Thanks for your feedback!

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