From this CPD module you will learn about:
- The condition inflammatory bowel disease, presenting as both ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease
- Typical symptoms and investigations used for diagnosis
- Crohn’s disease management and monitoring requirements for disease progression and pharmacological treatments
- Information that pharmacists and pharmacy technicians can provide to patients
Download a printable PDF of this module – including the five-minute test – here.
You can hear more about recognising symptoms of inflammatory bowel disease in our podcast with our clinical advisor, Mikin Patel – lead gastroenterology pharmacist at Imperial College NHS Trust or read our CPD module for more information on diagnosis and management of ulcerative colitis.
Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is the collective definition for chronic inflammatory gastrointestinal conditions, which are classified as ulcerative colitis (UC) and