Common GI diseases: a brief overview of irritable bowel syndrome and inflammatory bowel disease
with Dr Anil Asthana
In this webinar you will hear from Dr Asthana, a specialist in the field of gastroenterology, particularly Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) and Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD). Dr Asthana is one of the first physicians in Australia to perform intestinal ultrasound to diagnose conditions including Crohn’s disease, Ulcerative Colitis, constipation and diverticular disease. Dr Asthana will present an overview of the pathophysiology of IBS and IBD and will discuss the diagnostic tests that are currently available to clinicians. Dr Asthana will also provide insight into management principles for these two conditions from an integrative point of view.
You will learn about:
- the pathophysiology of IBS & IBD
- the available diagnostic tests for gastrointestinal conditions
- integrative management principles for IBS and IBD
Presenter: Dr Anil Asthana, M.B.B.S., M.R.C.S., FRACP
Dr Asthana is an accredited specialist in all fields of gastroenterology and liver disease, and one of the first physicians in Australia to perform intestinal ultrasound for diagnosis the of Inflammatory Bowel Disease and other common conditions. He is widely published and an experienced presenter on this topic, both nationally and internationally. Dr Asthana has expertise in reflux disease, constipation, food intolerances and cancer screening. With a vision of delivering excellence in medicine, he adopts a holistic approach to patient care and management.
Duration: 1 hour, including 15 minutes Q&A
Cost: $50 ACNEM Members, $75 non-members, $15 ACNEM Student Members
Recording: You will receive an email with a link to the recording within 48hrs of making payment.