H pylori: Gaps in Care
Description: Aamir Ali, MD, provides important information to medical professionals on the appropriate diagnosis and treatment for early onset of H pylori, why testing prior to prescribing a proton pump inhibitor is essential for optimal patient care and helps attendees understand the importance of H pylori eradication.
At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to:
--Outline appropriate diagnosis and treatment for early onset of H pylori
--Identify why testing prior to a Proton Pump Inhibitor is essential for optimal patient care
--Stress the importance of confirmation of eradication
--Understand why adding H. pylori testing to the pre-panel is essential for optimal surgical outcomes with bariatric surgery
ASCLS P.A.C.E.® credits available to laboratory professionals through May 18, 2015.