An intro to the unstable patient with a gastrointestinal bleed, by Amar Patel MD

Upper GI Bleeding

Upper GI Bleed Blog Post Learning Time: 15mins
A Question/Answer format review of data behind use PPIs, Octreotide and Nasogastric tubes in the management of Upper GI Bleeds. Also review data behind using FOBT for diagnosis of Upper vs. Lower GIB.
A deep dive into the data behind PPIs for upper GIB.
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence: Acute upper GI bleeding: NICE guideline
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