Esophageal Disease on Barium Swallow and Tailoring the Barium Esophagram

Original Release: 12/1/2016
Termination Date: 12/1/2018

Faculty:
Ralph Drosten, MD
Administrative Chairman of Radiology
Thoracic and Oncologic Radiologist
Norton Thoracic Institute | St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center
Phoenix, Arizona 

Media Used: Video and PowerPoint

Time to Complete: 45 Minutes

Maximum Credits: .75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

Release Date: December 8th, 2016 at 4:27 PM

Expires on December 1st, 2018 at 12:00 AM

Categories: Primary Care, Esophageal Disease

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Original Release: 12/1/2016
Termination Date: 12/1/2018

Media Used | Video and PowerPoint

Method of Participation | Registrants participate in the learning process by viewing the presentation, followed by a quiz and evaluation. In order to earn credit, physicians must complete the entire educational activity before the termination date (see above).


Time to Complete | 45 Minutes
1) Watch the presentation
2) Complete the evaluation

Cost | Free

Maximum Credits | .75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™  

Faculty:
Ralph Drosten, MD
Administrative Chairman of Radiology
Thoracic and Oncologic Radiologist
Norton Thoracic Institute | St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center
Phoenix, Arizona

Audience |  Physicians (gastroenterologists, internists, general and family practitioners, pathologists, and radiologists), surgeons (general and thoracic), and other health care professionals.

Learning Objectives | After participating in this activity, learners will be able to: 
• Discuss with patients the value of the barium esophagram as a diagnostic test for evaluating esophageal structure and function
• Discuss how to tailor the barium esophagram to maximize the clinical relevance of the procedure and answer the clinical question

Planned and Implemented by St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ

Activity Directors
| Dr. Ross Bremner and Dr. Jasmine Huang | Norton Thoracic Institute, St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona

Planning Committee | Elizabeth Viveros, Leigth Naig, Andee Handley, Mimi Adam

Disclosure Summary
The following disclosed relevant financial relationships with commercial interests:
• Ross Bremner, MD: Grant/Research Support: Ethicon Endo-Surgery; Consultant: Endostim
• Jasmine Huang, MD: Grant/Research Support: Ethicon Endo-Surgery 

The following disclosed that they have no relevant relationships with any commercial interest:
• Ralph Drosten, MD
• Mimi Adam, Andee Handley, Leigh Naig, Elizabeth Viveros, Content Reviewer 

Accreditation  | St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center designates this enduring material for a maximum of .75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.

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