Irritable Bowel Syndrome


June 4th, 2010 - June 4th, 2013
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

According to National Institutes of Health, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a problem that affects the large intestine. It can cause abdominal cramping, bloating and a change in bowel habits. Some people with the disorder have constipation, while other will experience diarrhea. Although IBS can cause a great deal of discomfort, it does not harm the intestines.
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Dates and Times

End Date: 6/4/2013

Objectives

Upon completion of this educational activity, the participant will be able to: 1.) Review the pathophysiology and workup of IBS. 2.) Learn which therapies are avaliable for IBS. 3.) Learn to recognize sphincter of oddie dysfunction as well as how to diagnose and treat it. 4.) Understand the role of visceral hyperalgesia in abdominal pain and how it can be treated.

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Accreditation

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University designates this webcasts for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.