Chapter 1

Solid abdominal organs and the appendix

In this chapter, you’ll master the clinical and diagnostic workup, and important radiographic findings, of diseases commonly found in solid abdominal organs.
7 Lessons (47m 41s), 1 Quiz
Chapter 2

The esophagus and stomach

In this chapter, you’ll master the signs and symptoms and clinical workup of diseases that cause epigastric pain, as well as learn to order and interpret appropriate imaging tests.
  • Reviewing the anatomy
  • Identifying gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • Spotting peptic ulcer disease
  • The esophagus and stomach quiz
4 Lessons (29m 12s), 1 Quiz
Chapter 3

The small intestine

The small intestine can cause pain in any of the four abdominal quadrants. In this chapter, you'll master the workup and radiographic findings of small intestinal pathology.
  • Reviewing the anatomy
  • Diagnosing small bowel obstruction
  • Recognizing acute mesenteric ischemia
  • Spotting small bowel diverticula
  • Assessing small bowel tumors
  • The small intestine quiz
6 Lessons (38m 24s), 1 Quiz
Chapter 4

The large intestine

Here, you’ll learn the clinical workup and radiographic findings that are diagnostic for diseases of the large intestine such as diverticulitis, volvulus, colon cancer, and IBD.
  • Reviewing the anatomy
  • Diagnosing colorectal cancer
  • Evaluating acute diverticulitis
  • Identifying sigmoid volvulus
  • Assessing inflammatory bowel disease
  • The large intestine quiz
  • A Surgeon’s Approach to Acute Abdominal Pain: The Essentials outro
7 Lessons (44m 44s), 1 Quiz