Medicine Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside

Medicine Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside: “The Truth about PPIs: A Fair and Balanced Review”



Date
August 25, 2016
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Speaker(s)
Marc B. Schwartz, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Location
West Wing Auditorium, UPMC Shadyside
Category
UPMC Shadyside, Department of Medicine
Contact
Justine Rubino
Director, Operations, CCEHS


412-647-8261
rubinoje@upmc.edu
Description

Recent evidence suggests that PPIs carry risks far greater than thought. This has created patient and physician concern, but the level of concern and perceived risk may exaggerate the true risk of treatment. Dr. Schwartz will discuss this topic.