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Crohn's disease: clinical review

Crohn's disease: clinical review

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Format

Clinical Review

Time to Complete

1.5 hours

Published

February 28, 2017

Updated

February 28, 2017

Programme Description

Dr Abdullah Rana and Mr Joseph Dawson give an overview of the aetiology, presentation and treatments for Crohn's disease, including management and prognosis. Key learning points for GPs and other healthcare professionals are the Montreal classification for Crohn's disease, suitable investigations and new developments in treatment.

Educational Objectives

After taking this activity, healthcare professionals should be better able to:
  • Recognise a possible presentation of Crohn’s disease
  • Explain the surgical and non-surgical management options available
  • Discuss the prognosis of Crohn’s disease with patients
  • Authors

    Activity author
    Dr Abdullah Rana
    Surgical trainee
    University of Adelaide & The Queen Elizabeth Hospital
    Adelaide
    South Australia

    Mr Joseph Dawson
    Consultant surgeon
    University of Adelaide & The Queen Elizabeth Hospital
    Adelaide
    South Australia

    Test author
    Dr Louise Warburton
    GPwSI in Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Medicine
    NHS Telford and Wrekin
    UK

    Instructions

    This is a learning activity provided by MIMS Learning, featuring learning material and a test. Completing the test enables you to claim 1.5 learning credits (1.5 hours learning). This credit award is recommended by MIMS Learning based on completing the activity and reflecting on what you have learned. If you spend less time on the activity we recommend claiming fewer credits.

    Please proceed with the activity until you have successfully answered all the test questions and completed your evaluation. You will then receive your MIMS Learning CPD certificate, which will be added to your CPD organiser for access at any time and may be exported to the Clarity & RCGP Appraisal Toolkit for GPs.

    SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

    Hardware and Software Requirements
    • A computer with an internet connection
    • Internet Browser: Internet Explorer 7.x or higher, Firefox 4.x or higher, Safari 2.x or higher, or any other W3C standards compliant browser
    • Additional Software: Adobe Flash Player and/or an HTML 5 capable browser maybe required for video or audio playback. PowerPoint or Adobe Acrobat Reader may occasionally be required