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ECCO IBD Curriculum

14.3.A.Is aware of the prevalence of IBS (functional symptoms) in IBD and how to manage them
Managing non-inflammatory symptoms e-Coursee-Course
Year: 2018
Authors: Palle Bager, Usha Chauhan, Wladzia Czuber-Dochan, Lesley Dibley, Julie Duncan, Miranda Lomer, Liesbeth Moortgat, and Rotem Sigall-Boneh

This course has been developed for IBD nurses and other interdisciplinary non-medical clinicians interested in Inflammatory Bowel Disease(s) (IBD). One major aim of this e-learning activity is to increase competence and knowledge with regard to the management of non-inflammatory symptoms in IBD patients in order to improve patient outcomes.

After this case you will:

    • Understand the mechanisms by which IBD can cause fatigue and how this can be recognised and managed
    • Understand the mechanisms by which IBD can cause non-inflammatory pain and how this can be managed
    • Understand the prevalence of IBS (functional symptoms) in IBD
    • Be aware of the prevalence of faecal incontinence (FI) in IBD
    • Know how to assess the patient for factors which might influence non-inflammatory symptoms
    • Be aware of the range of therapeutic options for treating non-inflammatory symptoms