Approach to severe Acute Pancreatitis

Approach to Severe Acute Pancreatitis

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What you'll learn

Acute pancreatitis is the reversible inflammation of the pancreas characterized by abrupt onset. Majority of the cases of acute pancreatitis subsides spontaneously within 3 to 7 days of treatment, without any further complications or organ failure. The patients with acute pancreatitis usually present with severe abdominal pain and are admitted to the emergency department. The treatment is initiated by fluid resuscitation and nutritive more »»

It is important for every physician working in the critical care unit and emergency department to differentiate between acute pancreatitis and chronic pancreatitis and provide the management accordingly.

Who Should Attend?
All Healthcare personnel, such as

  • Physicians
  • Dentists
  • Nurses
  • Paramedical Staff
  • Pharmacists
  • Physicians practising Alternative Medicine (AYUSH)

Key concepts covered include:

An overview of

  • Basics of Severe Acute pancreatitis
  • Different diagnostic criteria and methods involved in the diagnosis of Severe acute pancreatitis
  • Provide appropriate therapy for patients suffering from acute pancreatitis.


Dr. Niranjan Panigrahi

Consultant, Critical Care Medicine, Apollo Hospital


Consultant, Critical Care Medicine, Apollo Hospital

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