Description

This course provides delegates with an overview of the investigation and management of common GI presentations in children and young people. Delegates will have the opportunity to discuss management and investigation of chronic diarrhoea, managing eating disorders and difficult constipation and how to deal with abnormal liver function tests.OverviewThis study day will help delegates develop an approach for management of common gastrointestinal (GI) presentations.Learning aims, objectives and outcomesDevelop a clinical approach for the investigation and management of chronic diarrhoeaDescribe the role of probiotics in GI (gastrointestinal) diseaseDevelop an approach for managing functional GI disordersInvestigate and manage a patient with abnormal liver function testsManage difficult constipationRecognise a young person with an eating disorder and understand the principles of managementAudiencePaediatric consultants, including those with a special interest in gastroenterology, trainee paediatricians, SAS doctors, allied health professionals and nurses working with children with gastro problems.