Nicole D. Simpson, M.D.
, Tommy Yen, M.D.
, and Aijaz Ahmed, M.D.
From the Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California; Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Veteran's Adminstration Medical Center, San Diego, California; and University of California San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, California.
Drs. Simpson, Yen and Ahmed report no commercial conflicts of interest.
Estimated time to complete:
Albert Einstein College of Medicine – Montefiore Medical Center designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Albert Einstein College of Medicine-Montefiore Medical Center and InterMDnet. Albert Einstein College of Medicine – Montefiore Medical Center is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Upon completion of this Cyberounds®
, you should be able to:
- List risk factors for gallstone formation
- Discuss complications precipitated by gallstones
- Discuss benefits of timely consultations especially in terms of improving clinical outcome.