Date
19 Sep 2018
06:45 PM - 09:30 PM
Cost
Free
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Event location
Pelicans Landing
1 Syme St
WILLIAMSTOWN VIC 3016
Australia
Available to
General Practitioners
Professional development points
5
The Western Health Upper Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary General Surgical department is hosting a free GP information evening.
This interactive and informative session will involve case-study presentations and discussions focusing on oesophagogastric and hepatobiliary cases. This will be followed by an interactive panel discussion with members of the unit. 

Speakers 
Mr Ben Privett | Upper GI Fellow
Mr Julian Choi | HPB/Upper GI Surgeon
Mr Ramez Bassari | General and Upper GI Surgeon

Learning outcomes

  • Identify the criteria for referral and determine whether patients with gall bladder polyps should be monitored or referred onto specialist services
  • Interpret the findings of abnormal liver function tests in surgical patients and arrange appropriate follow up
  • Discuss the complications and management of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease symptoms and determine how patients are selected for surgery

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