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Unit 5 - Management of Complications of Bariatric Surgery

Objectives

Fellow will gain comprehensive understanding of management of complications and obesity related conditions.

Content

  1. Early Complications
    • Identification
    • Management
  2. Late Complications
    • Identification
    • Management

Clinical Skills

  1. Fellow will demonstrate the ability to detect postoperative complications through history and clinical examination.
  2. Fellow will demonstrate an understanding of the physiologic impact of delaying diagnosis or treatment of postoperative complications.
  3. Fellow will demonstrate appropriate use and interpretation of diagnostic tests to determine presence and magnitude of postoperative complications.
  4. Fellows will demonstrate a safe and logical plan of action, and show expediency in implementing management of postoperative complications.
  5. Fellow will demonstrate the operative skill to manage such complications.

To Apply

All applications are accepted strictly through Fellowship Council.

For more information:
Elaine Crotty
215-441-6825