Overview: Dilhana Badurdeen MBBS, MD presents on "Endo Bariatric Therapies for Weight Loss" on behalf of SGNA.
This presentation includes discussion of currently approved endoscopic bariatric therapies – Intra-gastric balloon, Sleeve gastroplasty, Aspiration therapy and intra-gastric botox. Discussion will also include indications, contraindications, procedure, complications, side effects, before and after care.
At the conclusion of this presentation, the participants will be able to:
1. List the indications, contraindications, complications and side effects of the currently approved endoscopic bariatric therapy
2. Describe each of the procedures - Intra-gastric balloon, Sleeve gastroplasty, Aspiration therapy and intra-gastric botox
3. Describe the before and aftercare
4. Brief discussion of emerging endoscopic bariatric therapies – that are not yet approved
The Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates, Inc., is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This course is worth 1.0 contact hour(s). Contact hour(s) expire on 8/14/2022.
SGNA is provider-approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11579. Check with your state board of nursing for acceptability of education sessions for re-licensure.
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