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Resident Leader: Justin George
Faculty Reviewer: Dr. Chin

SCORE topics (Year 2/2):

  • Dysphagia

  • Achalasia

  • Esophageal Motility Disorders other than Achalasia

  • Stricture

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux/Barrett's Esophagus

  • Hiatal Hernias

SCORE procedure (Year 2/2):

  • Antireflux Procedures

  • Paraesophageal Hernia - Laparoscopic Repair

Small group topics:

  • Junior: Causes of reflux, development of Barret’s esophagus

  • Senior: types of paraesophageal/hiatal hernias and surgical approach

Large Group Activity:

  • Focus on technique (anti-reflux/PEH repair)

Reminder! The following “off-year” topics are NOT being covered but you should review for the ABSITE!


SCORE topics (Year 1/2):

·        Esophageal Neoplasms - Benign

·        Esophageal Neoplasms - Malignant

·        Esophageal Diverticula

·        Mallory-Weiss Syndrome

·        Esophageal Perforation - Iatrogenic

·        Esophageal Perforation - Spontaneous 

·        Esophageal Caustic Ingestion and Foreign Bodies

·        Esophagectomy/Esophagogastrectomy

Earlier Event: August 9
Later Event: August 23