IBD in Clinical Practice: Long-Term Disease Management and Surgery – 2019

Program Overview

Join leading inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) experts in this interactive activity where you will have the opportunity to follow a patient to learn about the long-term management and surgery indications of IBD. Be sure to check out the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation resources as well as a comprehensive reading list related to the learning objectives following the closing commentary section of the activity.

Credit Expired
CE Credit Expired

Target Audience

The target audience for this activity is physicians and gastroenterologists, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants.

Educational Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be better able to:

  • Decide which medical treatment to use in acute inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) flares and for long-term disease management
  • Identify IBD characteristics for which surgery is indicated

Activity Faculty

Miguel Regueiro, MD

Chair, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Professor, Lerner College of Medicine
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Hans Herfarth, MD, PhD

Professor, Medicine
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC

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Faculty

Planners and Managers

Method of Participation and Request for Credit

Disclosure of Unlabeled Use

This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. The planners of this activity do not recommend the use of any agent outside of the labeled indications. The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of the planners. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings. 

Disclaimer Statement

Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patient’s conditions and possible contraindications and/or dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities. 

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