Objectives

After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1. Discuss patient-centered approaches for surgeons to use in measuring quality of life and symptom outcomes after repair of giant paraesophageal hernia repair
2. Identify patient priorities for outcomes after antireflux surgery
3. Describe the expected outcomes for patients undergoing giant paraesophageal hernia repair
4. Describe the steps to a successful paraesophageal hernia repair

Faculty

Katie Nason, MD
Vice-Chair for Research
Department of Surgery UMMS-Baystate
Thoracic Surgeon
Baystate Medical Center 

Faculty Disclosure

The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education ( CE ) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options.  Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity.

 None of the members of the faculty and planning committee for this educational event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by or used on patients.

 

Session date: 
Thursday, January 2, 2020 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Location: 
Baystate Medical Center
759 Chestnut St.
Chestnut 1A&B
Springfield, MA 01199
United States
  • 1.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credit
    Baystate Health has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 1.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PA’s should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours
  • 1.00 American Board of Surgery MOC

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