General Surgery 2022 Subscription-Based Review


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Release Date: July 29, 2022


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CME on Your Terms – The Osler Institute utilized state-of-the-art equipment to record our Live Virtual Webinar July 2022 comprehensive Surgery Review Course and bring it to you!  These Video files are stored “in the cloud,” so you can stream them anywhere, anytime, as long as you have an internet connection and watch or listen to them on your phone, computer, or tablet.  As a result, the learning experience is almost like being at a live activity without travel costs and time away from your practice.  In addition, each online review is a downloadable copy of the syllabus that corresponds to the Video lectures for your use while viewing or as a free-standing study or clinical practice guide.

This comprehensive review is designed to update your clinical knowledge base and help you pass your General Surgery ABS Qualifying exam.  Emphasis is on evidence-based medicine and board-relevant standards of care, incorporating current best practice concepts, surgical approaches, and clinical follow-up strategies.  As a result, it provides a good review for your ABS written exams and a thorough general surgery review for physicians in practice.  In addition, many previous learners have found the course provided them with improved diagnostic and planning strategies, a better understanding of the best surgical approaches for the principal areas covered by general surgeons, and helped them recognize areas of weakness for self-study.


Release Date: July 29, 2022
Expiration Date: July 28, 2025
Estimated Time to Complete: 50 Hours


The Osler Institute is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


The Osler Institute designates this Enduring Material for a maximum of 50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with their participation in the activity.

Required Physician Participation:

Review the audio/video lectures at your own pace. To claim CME credit, Learners must complete a self-assessment post-test (a score of 75% or greater is required) and activity evaluation to test the knowledge gained and its application to your practice. You may take the test and utilize the accompanying syllabus by accessing the links provided. More than one test attempt is allowed, and feedback is provided.

Financial Disclosure

Faculty, Planner, and Reviewer Disclosure Declaration

In compliance with the Standards, Guidelines, and Ethical opinions of the ACCME, AAMC, and AMA, The Osler Institute requires that anyone with input into the planning or presentation of Continuing Medical Education activities provided or jointly – provided by The Osler Institute must disclose to the program audience any relevant financial relationships with companies or organizations about whose products or services they are discussing in their presentations.

The following faculty/planners/reviewers disclosed a relevant financial relationship(s).


The following faculty/planners/reviewers listed no relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose.

Cory Barrat, MD, FACS
Jasneet Bhullar, MD, MS
Nikolai Bildzukewicz, MD, FACS
Aaron Chevinsky, MD, MBA, FACS
Laura Crankshaw, MD
Paras Khandhar, MD, FAAFP
Marc S. Lessin, MD, JD
Sandip T. Maru, MD, FACS
Amit Pawale, MD, FRCS
Louis G. Portugal, MD, FACS
Syed Razi, MD
Matthew Strode, DO
Andrew S. Wu, MD, FACS
Gregory B. York, MD, FACS
Joseph Selliken, MD†
Michael Stewart†
Erin Baynard†

Copies of the Faculty Disclosure Forms are available upon request.
† Program Planning Committee
* Reviewer if Applicable

Faculty & Topics

Cory Barrat, MD, FACS, FASCRSCory Barrat, MD, FACS, FASCRS

Senior Staff Surgeon,
The Jewish Hospital – Mercy Health,
Cincinnati, OH

Anorectal and Colorectal – Benign Disorders, Anorectal and Colorectal – Malignant Disorders, Small Bowel and Spleen

Jasneet Bhullar MD, MS, FACS, FASCRSJasneet Bhullar MD, MS, FACS, FASCRS

Colon & Rectal Surgery, Surgery, Surgical Oncology
Ascension Medical Group

Abdominal Wall and Hernias, Oncology and Tumor Biology, Immunology and Transplantation

Nikolai Bildzukewicz, MD, FACS

Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery
University of Southern California

Esophageal Disorders – Benign and Malignant, Gastrointestinal Bleeding, Stomach and Duodenum – Benign Disorders, Transfusion and Disorders of Coagulation, and Hepatobiliary Portal Hypertension I and II

Aaron Chevinsky MD, MBA, FACS

Director of Surgical Oncology
University of WI School of Medicine
Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center

Breast – Benign Disorders, Breast – Malignant Disorders, Skin and Melanoma, Sarcoma

Laura Crankshaw, MDLaura Crankshaw, MD

University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Burn and inhalation Injuries

Paras Khandhar, MD, FAAP

Attending Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Beaumont Children’s
Lead Inpatient Physician Informaticist – Beaumont Health
Associate Professor of Pediatrics,
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Evidenced-Based Medicine (EBM), Patient Safety, Quality Improvement, Ethics, Professionalism, and Credentialing

Marc Lessin, MD, JD

Staff Surgeon
University of Massachusetts Hospital

Pediatric Trauma and Emergencies, Pediatric Tumors, Congenital GI Disorders, Ethics, and Palliative Care Medicine

Sandip Maru, MD, FACS, RPVI

Assistant Professor of Surgery
University of New England

Aortic and Carotid Disorders, Peripheral Arterial Disease, Venous and Thromboembolic Disorders

Amit Pawale, MD, FRCS, FACSAmit Pawale, MD, FRCS, FACS

Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

Cardiac Surgery: Adult and Pediatric

Louis Portugal, MD, FACS

Professor of Otolaryngology
University of Chicago

Head and Neck Surgery I and II, Thyroid Surgery, Parathyroid Surgery

Syed S. Razi, MD

Attending Thoracic Surgeon, Memorial Healthcare System – South Broward, FL Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery Florida International University, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine

Mediastinum and Chest Wall Disorders, Pulmonary Surgery: Benign and Malignant

Matthew Strode, DO

Surgical Oncologist,
Womack Army Medical Center, Fort Bragg, NC

Adrenal Surgery, Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia, Pancreas – Benign and Malignant Disorders


Division Chief General Surgery
Catholic Medical Center,
Manchester, NH

Minimally Invasive and Metabolic Surgery, Shock and Multiple Organ Failure, Stomach and Duodenum – Malignant Disorders, Gynecologic and GU Surgery

Gregory York, MD, FACS†

Envision Healthcare Services
Med Center Hospital – Odessa Trauma Medical Director

Head and Neck Trauma, Thoracic Trauma, Abdominal and Pelvic Trauma I and II, Pulmonary Critical Care, Nutrition and Metabolism, Cardiac Critical Care, Preoperative Evaluation and Perioperative Care, Fluids, Electrolytes and Acid-Base, Infection and Antimicrobial Therapy


After this review, each participant will be able to:

  • Summarize the basic science fundamentals underlying patient management as applied to general surgery.
  • Describe preoperative, operative, and postoperative patient care in the principal component areas of general surgery: specifical diseases of the head and neck, breast, skin and soft tissues, alimentary tract, abdomen, vascular system, endocrine system, comprehensive trauma management, and emergency operations, and critical surgical care.
  • Discuss the principles of perioperative patient care in the surgical specialties of cardiothoracic surgery, pediatric surgery, and transplant surgery.
  • Summarize the clinical care of patients with common problems in urology, gynecology, orthopedics, and burns.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of tumor staging and describe the appropriate surgical and nonsurgical management required.
  • Discuss non-operative management options for general surgery patients who may not require surgical intervention (e.g., patients with pancreatitis, portal hypertension, immunosuppression, multiple traumas).
  • Outline the appropriate use of newer diagnostic and therapeutic methods such as laser-based applications; stereotactic breast biopsy; physiologic testing and evaluation of the GI tract; noninvasive vascular system diagnostic evaluation and invasive vascular interventional techniques; ultrasonography of the head and neck, breast, and abdomen; and endorectal ultrasound.



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