Bowel cancer and Vascular disease - a review of the current diagnostic and management challenges and advances

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About this education

To provide an overview of:
  • current peripheral vascular disease management options
  • new technologies used in vascular surgery practice
  • common misconceptions that bowel cancer is only an old person's disease
  • symptoms of bowel cancer that are frequently attributed to other general health presentations
  • insights of the barriers that early onset of bowel cancer patients encounter
  • when to refer patients younger than 50 for diagnostic colonoscopy, enabling early detection and appropriate intervention


Identify peripheral vascular disease risk factors and common presentations to a GP, describing evaluation and diagnostic tests used in PVD 

By the end of this activity, you will be able to:


Develop a diagnostic algorithm for bowel symptoms in patients younger than 50 including history, examination and investigations and when to refer for colonoscopy


List treatment options for PVD including newer technologies

Learning Outcomes

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Live webinar attendee

Dr Penelope De Lacavalerie

Vascular Surgeon
GP and National GP Facilitator, Healthscope

Dr Catherine O'Neill

Colorectal and General Surgeon

Your Presenters

This is an RACGP CPD Approved Educational Activity for 1.5 hours. 

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Details

Healthscope is a RACGP Major Provider and is the provider of this education. 

Activity ID: 615825

Activity ID: 28390

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