{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Modification of Parks Classification of Cryptoglandular Anal Fistula

Activity Steps


The certificate for this activity is for PHYSICIANS.

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.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Outline the differences between the Parks Classification of Fistulas and the current proposed modification
  2. Describe how the current classifications affects both risk of failure of treatment of fistulas, and risk of incontinence
  3. Discuss the classification in light of patients excluded from the analysis
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: DCR0421
Published: April 2021
Expires: 4/30/2024
Required Passing Score: 3/4 (75%)
Authors: Sameh Hany Emile, M.D., M.Sc., Ph.D., Hossam Elfeki, M.D., M.Sc., Ph.D. Mohamed El-Said, M.D., M.Sc., Ph.D., Wael Khafagy, M.D., M.Sc., Ph.D. Mostafa Shalaby, M.D., M.Sc., Ph.D
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