New Practice Guidelines on Acute Pancreatitis

A Podcast with Scott Tenner, MD, MPH, FACG

Scott Tenner, MD, MPH, FACG, co-author of the American College of Gastroenterology’s new Clinical Guideline on the Management of Acute Pancreatitis, published in the September issue of AJG, talks with co-Editor Dr. William Chey about the increasing prevalence of acute pancreatitis; the appropriateness of CT, MR, ERCP, and genetic testing in diagnosis of the disease; and the role of antibiotics, re-feeding, surgical debridement, and lactated ringer’s solution versus normal saline in the management of acute pancreatitis. (24:54)

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