UPMC Physician Resources
Minimally Invasive Approaches to the Management of Achalasia and Other Benign Esophageal Diseases
This three-day program will consist of a series of lectures as well as live case demonstrations highlighting the surgical management of benign esophageal disorders.
COPD: An Early Aging Disease?
Dr. Frank Sciurba gives a brief introduction to COPD and discusses some of the correlation the disease had with aging.
Publish Date: 6/16/2015
Total Viewing Time: 30min
Thrombophlebitis to Pulmonary Embolism: Inpatient and Outpatient Evaluation & Management
In this course, Dr. Phillip Lamberty will discuss the recommended treatment options for venous thromboembolism, review acute pulmonary embolism (PE) risk stratification, and present management strategies for intermediate risk pulmonary embolism.
Publish Date: 4/21/2015
Total Viewing Time: 25min
GERD and Lung Disease: Selected Presentations from the 2014 Benign Esophageal Conference
Drs. Matthew Morrell and Jonathan D’Cunha join together to discuss GERD and Lung Disease from the 2014 Benign Esophageal Conference.
Publish Date: 2/6/2015
Total Viewing Time: 45min
Asthma Disparities: Root Causes and Potential Solutions
Dr. Juan Celedon gives an in depth presentation on the diagnoses and treatment of asthma.
Publish Date: 6/27/2014
Total Viewing Time: 45 min
In Sickness and in Health: The Importance of Exercise in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Lung Disease
Dr. Jonathan Spahr reviews exercise physiology and how it pertains to the physiology of lung disease, different methods of exercise testing, and how it presents as a therapeutic option in lung disease.
Publish Date: 2/18/2014
Total Viewing Time: 1 hour