Medical Management of Changes in Bowel Habit for Gastroenterologists

Sponsored by: Kyowa Kirin

This module, developed by StudyPRN, assesses your medical management of the changes in bowel habit. On successful completion of the module, you'll be awarded with a one hour CPD Certificate. Sponsored by Kyowa Kirin.

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Resource Overview

Change in bowel habit is a common symptom precipitating referral to clinic. Diagnoses cover a variety of disorders and range from the benign to sinister. There are a variety of guidelines that cover the investigation of change in bowel habit as well as the management of the associated disorders.

This module, which has been specifically designed for Gastroenterologists, will assess your knowledge of issues relating to change in bowel habit that may be encountered in a typical gastroenterology practice. Accompanying the module is a reading list designed to act as a preparative resource to help the reader with the self-assessment questions.

Once you complete the resource - and achieve the minimum pass rate of 60% - you'll be awarded with a downloadable one hour CPD Certificate, which you can print or upload to your CPD Portfolio.

Aims and Objectives

This module is composed of 17 assessment questions that aim to:

  • Raise awareness as to the investigation and management of a variety of conditions referred to gastroenterology clinics across the spectrum of both diarrhoeal illness and constipation
  • Appreciate some of the specialist investigations appropriate for the investigation of change in bowel habit

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