Network Five: Gastroenterology

Network Five: Episode 17Gastroenterology

Guest Speakers – Dr Tim O’Sullivan (gastroenterologist and endoscopy fellow), Dr Oksana Williams (emergency physician), Varan Perananthan (gastroenterology advanced trainee), Maria Martino (emergency medicine advanced trainee), Sydney – Australia.

Part 1

In this segment, we explore the ideal timing of endoscopy in patients with upper gastrointestinal bleeding.

Part 2

In this part, we discuss the potential role of thromboelastography (TEG) management of variceal bleeding in patients with cirrhosis. The interlude segment will be presented by emergency physician Dr Oksana Williams.

Part 3

In this final part of the episode, we explore the efficacy of proton pump inhibitors in upper gastrointestinal bleeding..

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FACEM in Westmead and Nepean Hospitals in Sydney, Australia. Lead on Network Five Emergency Medicine Journal Club. I have a special interest in medical education, research and simulation.

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