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Outcomes After Esophagectomy in Patients With Prior Antireflux or Hiatal Hernia Surgery
Activity Expires: 04-01-2012

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Learning Objectives

After reading this article, the learner should be able to:
* describe indications for esophagectomy in patients with benign esophageal disease
* identify the effects of prior gastroesophageal surgery on indications for esophagectomy
* list risk factors for complications after esophagectomy for benign disease
* identify the effects of prior gastroesophageal surgery on functional outcomes after esophagectomy

Activity Format(s)
Journal, Online

Credits / Hours

1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM

Is This Activity Certified for "Live" Credit?
NO

Activity Specialities / Related Topics
Surgery, Cardiology / Cardiovascular

Activity Disciplines
Physician CME

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