This is both a Stream 1 and Stream 2 module. It is designed for doctors that have never successfully completed the Stream 1 module and do not hold this accreditation.
If you are accredited as Stream 1 and are due for revision, book as a Stream 2 which does not have any assessment requirements.
You MUST also have successfully completed Core (Stream 1) to become an assessor in this module. Click here to book the Core Stream 1 module
Successful completion of the module will actually lead to awarding of one accreditation:
Please note: This module does not cover evaluation of the spleen or splenectomy. If you are interested in evaluation of the spleen and splenectomy you are advised to also enrol in the following module: Haematopoietic System and Haematopoietic System: Infectious Occupational Diseases (Stream 1).
This module covers the use of Chapter 10 of the Guides to evaluate permanent impairments of the digestive system. Such impairments may result from direct damage to the digestive system from trauma or may result from other indirect mechanisms such as symptoms or signs arising from the need by person to take certain medications which may affect the digestive system.
The module covers:
You will need to review the course material before you attend the module session. The course material of the Digestive System Stream 1 & 2 module will be posted to your designated address. Please remember to have a copy of the AMA4 Guides with you. To access the soft copy of course material please log on https://iatvic.learnupon.com/users/sign_in/