Week 14: GI Disorders (Med-Surg 2019)
In this module, gain a better understanding of disorders of the gastrointestinal tract, their causes, management and corrective procedures.
Week 14 begins on Thursday, April 11, 2018.
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