ABE Webinar on Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty

ABE Webinar on Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty
This webinar will describe in detail various gastric suturing and plication procedures applied for weight loss purposes. It will cover the differences in methodology and clinical outcomes. It will also discuss impact on metabolic comorbidities. Guidance on which patients are eligible candidates for these procedures will also be provided. Other bariatric endoscopic procedures will be touched on briefly in this context. Furthermore, the importance of a multidisciplinary team approach will be emphasized. In addition to an in depth presentation, attendees will be able to participate in a live Q&A session, and will receive complimentary access to the recorded webinar within two weeks.

Speaker:  Christopher C. Thompson, MD, MHES, MSc, FASGE, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA

Learning Objectives:

1.     Understand clinical outcomes associated with ESG and gastric plication.

2.     Understand which patients are good candidates for ESG and gastric plication.

3.     Understand basic techniques for ESG and gastric plication.

Intended Audience:   Endoscopists, GI Fellows and Trainees, Physician Assistants and Surgeons


The American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  

ASGE designates this internet live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

1/21/2021 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online Webinar
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