Wednesday, 22nd January 2020 / 2.00pm
14.00 – 14.45 NCL Gastro GP Education Sessions – by Ed Seward – Consultant Gastroenterologist at UCLH
- Struggling to work out if that 23 year old has IBD or IBS?
- Seeing a 50 year old with vague symptoms and worried you're missing bowel cancer?
- ‘Managing these patients with lower bowel symptoms has just got easier. Ed Seward, Consultant Gastroenterologist and Endoscopy Director at UCLH will present the new pathways in primary care and explain how best to use faecal calprotectin and FIT to safely triage your patients, with reference to the latest study data.'
14.45 – 15.00 Elissa Bradshaw (Ellie) – Gastrointestinal Community Nursing Service
- Find out more about this new service which aims to address the needs of patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and functional dyspepsia (FD) which are chronic, relapsing gastro disorders.
15.00 – 15.20 – Tea Break
Royal Free Hepatology Team
15.20 – 15.50 – Hepatitis C - What is new? As a GP what is my role?
15.50 – 16.20 – Non-alcoholic fatty liver - Is it an epidemic? Does it matter or are we over medicalising? What should we be doing?
16.20 – 16.50 – Alcohol-related liver disease - How can I optomise outcomes?