1. DeReus, Wendy RN

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Budd-Chiari syndrome is an uncommon disease of intrahepatic venous congestion caused by blood flow obstruction within the liver. This presentation will focus on the disease process, symptomatology, complications, prognosis, patient education, and treatment modalities, including the TIPS procedure. Also included will be a case presentation.


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We are pleased to present the Abstracts from the SGNA's 32nd Annual Course: Passion for GI Nursing: Pass It On!! The diversity of these topics certainly reflects the richness and breadth of our specialty. In keeping with the tradition of the Annual Course, we hope the following abstracts will encourage discussions for improving nursing practice and patient care outcomes.