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The certificate for this activity is for PHYSICIANS.

Staging and treatment of colorectal carcinoid case

Method of Participation in the Learning Process/Evaluation Method

Successful completion of this activity includes reading the entire article and successfully completing the post-quiz and an evaluation form.

Getting the Most out of the Activity

As you prepare to participate in this activity, please reflect on your practice and your patients and identify clinical challenges you hope to have addressed.

While participating in the training, identify ways you can use newly acquired knowledge, strategies, and skills to enhance patient outcomes and your own professional development.

Purpose of Activity

Update on how to stage and treat colorectal carcinoid

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate increased familiarity with the use of CT for preoperative staging of proximal colon tumors
  2. Identify limitations of using CT for preoperative staging of proximal colon tumors
  3. Determine if CT is accurate enough for selection of preoperative patients that have high risk features
Price: $10.00


  • ACCME 1.0 CME

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Professions: Physician
Test Code: DCR0819A
Published: August 2019
Expires: 7/11/2022
Required Passing Score: 4/6 (66%)
Authors: Laura M. Fernandez, M.D., Albert J. Parlade, M.D., Elliot J. Wasser, M.D., Giovanna Dasilva, M.D., Rafael U. de Azevedo, M.D., Cinthia D. Ortega, M.D., Rodrigo O. Perez, M.D., Ph.D., Angelita Habr-Gama, M.D., Ph.D., Mariana Berho, M.D., Steve D. Wexner, M.D., Ph.D.
Categories: Oncology , Surgical
Specialties: Surgical