ECCO IBD Curriculum

6.7. Appreciates the importance of on-going disease monitoring to confirm efficacy.
Diagnostic Techniques and Monitoring e-Coursee-Course
Year: 2018
Authors: Johan Burisch, Dominik Bettenworth, Hannah Gordon, Eduards Krustins, and Bram Verstockt, Kostas Katsanos

This course has been developed for gastroenterologists, surgeons, paediatricians, pathologists and other interdisciplinary medical experts 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 diagnosis and management management of IBD patients.

After this case you will:

  • Be able to identify the ideal diagnostic technique in various situations
  • Be acquainted with several diagnostic options that can be used as guidance for clinical practice

Ultrasound and IBD - e-Coursee-Course
Year: 2015
Authors: Torsten Kucharzik and Fortunata Civitelli

This course is designed for gastroenterologists, paediatricians, surgeons and other interdisciplinary medical experts interested in Inflammatory Bowel Disease(s) (IBD). The intended result of this activity is increased competence and knowledge of the role of imaging techniques, particularly ultrasonography, in the diagnosis and follow-up of IBD patients.

Upon completion of this activity learners will:

  • Understand the role of ultrasonography (US) in the initial diagnostic work-up of suspected IBD
  • Be able to provide a comprehensive overview of normal and abnormal findings in bowel US, with a focus on IBD
  • Be able to understand the usefulness of bowel US in the follow-up of IBD, in assessing disease activity, response to therapy and monitoring disease progression and complications such as stenosis, fistulae and abscesses

CD Management11th N-ECCO School
Year: 2020
Authors: Marieke Pierik
UC Management11th N-ECCO School
Year: 2020
Authors: Mark Samaan
Transatlantic Talking Heads: Therapeutic Drug Monitoring and IBDTransatlantic Talking Heads
Year: 2019
Authors: Adam Cheifetz, Pascal Juillerat, Mark Osterman
Interpreting blood results (TGN, IGRA, TNF levels abnormal LFT, importance of TDM) 12th N-ECCO Network Meeting
Year: 2018
Authors: Irving Peter
N-ECCO_05
Files: 1
Personalising TherapyEducational Audio Podcast
Year: 2018
Authors: Henit Yanai
Anti-TNF agents15th IBD Intensive Advanced Course
Year: 2017
Authors: Baert F.
Anti TNF drug levels, Anti drug antibodies, Therapeutic drug monitoring, Anti-TNF agents
Files: 1
Case-based discussion: The patient with severe inflammatory Crohn’s Disease15th IBD Intensive Advanced Course
Year: 2017
Authors: Hindryckx P., Egan L.
Anti-TNF agents, Corticosteroids, Ustekinumab, Vedolizumab
Files: 1
Methotrexate15th IBD Intensive Advanced Course
Year: 2017
Authors: Juillerat P.
Crohn's disease, Ulcerative colitis, Therapeutic drug monitoring, Methotrexate
Files: 1
Thiopurines15th IBD Intensive Advanced Course
Year: 2017
Authors: Irving P.
Pharmacogenetics, Pharmacokinetics, Thiopurines (AZA/MP)
Files: 1
Ustekinumab15th IBD Intensive Advanced Course
Year: 2017
Authors: Ferrante M.
Crohn's disease, Disease activity Indices, Ustekinumab, Colonoscopy
Files: 1
Vedolizumab15th IBD Intensive Advanced Course
Year: 2017
Authors: Lindsay J.
Therapeutic drug monitoring, Vedolizumab
Files: 1
Under what circumstances can Faecal Calprotectin replace colonoscopyTalking Heads
Year: 2016
Authors: Iris Dotan, Edouard Louis, Patrick van Rheenen
Therapeutic Drug MonitoringTalking Heads
Year: 2015
Authors: Marc Ferrante, Alessandro Armuzzi, Fernando Magro