Episode from the podcastSurgery 101

9. Acute Gastrointestinal Bleeding

Released Friday, 24th October 2008
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In this episode, Dr Parveen Boora discusses acute GI bleeding.  Topics covered include:
  • common causes of major acute GI bleeding
  • upper GI bleeding
  • lower GI bleeding
  • key points in initial and definitive management
  • focused history taking
  • upper GI investigations
  • lower GI investigations
  • indications for surgery


Run time - 13:25