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CREST® Core Subject - Colonic Volvulus

CREST® Core Subject - Colonic Volvulus | ASCRS

This module will cover the epidemiology, types, diagnosis and management, both medical and surgical, of colonic volvulus.

Upon completion of this module participants should be able to:

  1. Describe the clinical presentation associated with different types of volvulus.
  2. Discuss the work-up and indications for medical management of volvulus.
  3. Discuss the options for the surgical management of volvulus.


As a CREST® Core Subject, it is eligible for 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

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