CRACKCast E30 – GI Bleeding

This episode of CRACKCast covers Rosen’s Chapter 30, GI Bleeding. This episode gives us a solid approach to the workup and management for GI bleeds. Showntoes – PDF Here Rosen’s in perspective: Large burden of disease More than 1 million admissions in US per year. Risk factors: Medication use: Aspirin NSAIDs Steroids Anticoagulants (warfarin, heparin) Chemotherapeutic agents History of PUD Known liver disease Cirrhosis Advanced age >60 Alcoholism Current Smoker Chronic medical comorbidities …

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