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Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease - 60179
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
Infancy Through Adulthood

60179 l 1.50 contact hrs
by Cheri Barber, RN, BSN and Cathy S. Birn, RN, MA, CGRN, CNOR and Colleen Manning Osten, RD, LD
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Objectives:
The goal of this continuing education program is to update nurses’ and dietitians’ knowledge of care of the patient with gastroesophageal reflux disease. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Identify two common symptoms and causes of GERD
  • List four tests that detect GERD
  • Identify diet, lifestyle, drug and surgical interventions for GERD
  • Identify the differences in GERD in infancy and adulthood

 
Accreditation Information
 
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including nurses and dietitians.
 
Nurses: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
 
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This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 5/18/2012

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