GI Disorders (Mentored CE)
In this module, gain a better understanding of disorders of the gastrointestinal tract, their causes, management and corrective procedures. With a stronger knowledge of disease processes, nursing interventions and patient education will come easy.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be better able to:
- Discuss the pathophysiology and management of a client with GI bleeding.
- Discuss patient education needs of a client with inflammatory bowel disease.
- Counsel a client on the risk factors/prevention for viral hepatitis.
Paula Cox-North, PhD, ARNP
Nurse Practitioner, The Liver Clinic, UW Medicine/Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA
Lecturer, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA