Adv GI Topics with Steven Sandberg-Lewis, ND, 7 general & 0.75 pharmacy CEs

Learning Objectives:

  1. To develop a working model of gastroesophageal reflux that embraces the complexity of the condition and guides treatment/management.
  2. To provide an understanding of the effects and myriad side effects of proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) as well as their intelligent use when necessary. 
  3. To understand clinical use of Heidelberg testing.
  4. To better assess if a patient needs acid suppression or stimulation.
  5. To understand that Helicobacter pylori causes a group of diseases in susceptible hosts, but also helps prime the immune system to prevent many autoimmune and allergic disorders.
  6. To create familiarity with various forms of surgery for the GI tract, understanding the nutritional and symptomatic effects of short bowel syndrome, colectomy and resection of the ileocecal valve. Gastric Nissen fundoplication, bariatric procedures, J-pouch issues and ostomy care will also be discussed.
  7. To be able to recognize homeopathic patterns in common GI issues, ie constipation, diarrhea, heartburn…

NANCEAC CEUs 7 general and 0.75 pharmacy, expires 02/20/2023

Module 1 Advanced GI Topics with Steven Sandberg-Lewis, ND, DHANP
Unit 1 GERD Overview (video run time 1:14:21)
Unit 2 GERD Overview Q & A (video run time 15:06)
Unit 3 PPI (video run time 59:58)
Unit 4 PPI Q & A (video run time 11:05)
Unit 5 Heidelberg testing (video run time 25:58)
Unit 6 Heidelberg testing Q & A (video run time 9:03)
Unit 7 H. pylori (video run time 1:04:22)
Unit 8 H. pylori Q & A (video run time 10:36)
Unit 9 Altered GI Anatomy (video run time 1:22:03)
Unit 10 Altered GI Anatomy Q & A (video run time 13:15)
Unit 11 Homeopathy with Q & A (video run time 1:10:30)
Unit 12 Course Eval & CE Certificate