• EL2

90 minutes

Hospital doctors,Foundation doctors,Medical trainees....

Hospital presentations: upper abdominal mass

An interactive module for internal medicine trainees on the assessment, recognition, and initial treatment of patients presenting with an upper abdominal mass and/or hepatosplenomegaly.

Learning outcomes

After completing this module you should have the knowledge and confidence to:

  • Recognise the signs and symptoms of diseases presenting with upper abdominal masses
  • Appreciate the risk factors associated with these diseases
  • Suggest relevant investigations for upper abdominal masses and hepatosplenomegaly based on the history and examination
  • Interpret clinical findings to establish the likely diagnosis and the key differentials
  • Initiate a management plan.

Contributors:

 Maria Bashyam,  Kohilan Gananandan, Aymar Postgate

Peer reviewed by:

Stuart McPherson

Last updated

17 May 2018

Release date

17 May 2018

Accreditation

Accreditor credit Accreditation statement
Azerbaijan: The Scientific-Medical Council of the Ministry of Health of Azerbaijan Republic 1.5 credits, 1:30 hours The Scientific-Medical Council of the Ministry of Health of Azerbaijan Republic has assigned and hour and a half of CPD/CME credit to this module.
BMJ Learning 1.5 credits, 1:30 hours BMJ Learning has assigned one and a half hours of credit to this module.
Lam Dong Medical College 1.5 credits, 1:30 hours Lam Dong Medical College has assigned 1 hour and 30 minutes of CPD/CME credit to this module.
The Ministry of Internally Displaced Persons from Occupied Territories, Health, Labour and Social Affairs of Georgia 1.5 credits, 1:30 hours The Ministry of Internally Displaced Persons from Occupied Territories, Health, Labour and Social Affairs of Georgia has assigned 1 hour and 30 minutes of CPD/CME credit to this module.
Ukrainian Ministry of Health 1.5 credits, 1:30 hours Ukrainian Ministry of Health has assigned 1 hour and 30 minutes of CPD/CME credit to this module.