EVALUATION AND DIAGNOSIS

 

The first chapter reviews a methodical approach to evaluate patients who present with symptoms of or concerns for EPL. Diagnostic guidelines for use of ultrasound and laboratory markers are reviewed.

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Clinical Scenario: Patient-centered Counseling in EPL Evaluation

This video first demonstrates common mistakes in provider communication, followed by recommendations for a patient-centered counseling approach. With shared decision-making techniques this patient chooses expectant management.

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Assessment
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