Pediatric Surgery

Acute Pancreatitis

In this podcast, extracted from GlobalCast presentation, Dr. Maisam A. Abu-El-Haija discusses acute pancreatitis, along with participation from Drs Andrew Taut, Jaimie Nathan, Tom Lin and the audience. Dr. Abu-El-Haija is the medical director of pancreas care center, division of pediatric gastroenterology at Cincinnati Children's Hospital.

Topics discussed include imaging, lab work, diet and nutrition, nasogastric (NG) versus nasojejunal (NJ) feeding, fluid management, pain management, antibiotic use, and genetic evaluation.