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Alginates: Keeping reflux at bay

Alginates: Keeping reflux at bay

Gastroenterology And Hepatology
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About this course

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a very common gastroenterology-related diagnosis in the primary care setting, affecting approximately 1.03 billion individuals globally. GERD causes significant morbidity, notable impairment in quality of life, and considerable economic and societal costs. This learning activity aims to provide insights into the approach to managing mild-to-moderate GERD, highlighting the role of sodium alginate as the cornerstone of GERD management in various patient populations.

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  • Participants must obtain a minimum score of 8/10 (80%) to be awarded 1 point.
  • MIMS Education and MIMS Medica shall not be responsible or liable for the outcome of your CPD points.

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1 CPD Point Available

  • Score at least 80% on the quiz.
  • A certificate can be downloaded upon successful completion. Please use the information on the certificate to claim your CPD points.