General Surgery: How much do you know?

You know how important it is to pursue continuing medical education in general surgery—to hone your own expertise, to improve patient outcomes, to keep your practice competitive, and to contribute to the advancement of the general surgery field.

Here’s your chance to test your knowledge. Take this quiz to see what you know, review what you don’t, and compare your results with general surgeons and your other general surgery colleagues.

test your knowledge

Which of the following statements about treatment with endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR) are true?

  1. Patients without cancer may be able to avoid hemicolectomy
  2. The porcelain ball on the end of the needle-knife prevents penetration into the muscularis
  3. No differences in treatment have been noted with use of different types of snares
  4. EMR is currently widely used in the United States
  5. The risk for perforation is greater than the risk for bleeding

All these questions are drawn from the extensive AudioDigest library of general surgery audio lectures. AudioDigest is the nation’s #1 solution for general surgery CME. If you’re ready to absorb essential information and insights in general surgery from top surgeons and other experts—and earn general surgery CME credit while you do it—get access to AudioDigest lectures now, and listen anywhere, at any time, across all your devices.

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