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The Clinical Picture of Celiac Disease and How to Make the Diagnosis
June 3 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
10:00 AM – 10:30 AM Diagnosis of celiac disease in the pediatric age group
10:30 AM – 11:00 AM Clinical presentation of adult celiac disease and the role of biopsies
11:00 AM – 11:30 AM Role of serological testing and diagnosis in high-risk groups. Population screening?
11:30 AM – 12:00 PM Case Presentation/Q&A
The target audience is adult and pediatric physicians and physician’s assistants, nurse practitioners, fellows, dietitians and nutritionists, researchers, and patients.
This is the second in a series of 10 bimonthly programs. Other topics include:
Clinical features and diagnosis of celiac disease in both children and adults.
Management of celiac disease after diagnosis: How healthy is a gluten-free diet?
Pathogenesis of celiac disease and the role of the microbiome.
Extraintestinal manifestations of celiac disease as risk factors for the diagnosis and their assessment after diagnosis. Evaluation of comorbid conditions.
Management of the poorly responsive patient. Can the diet be stricter? Is this refractory celiac disease?
If it is not celiac disease, what could it be? How common is seronegative celiac disease and non-celiac villous atrophy?
Non-celiac gluten sensitivity. How do we diagnose and manage this condition?
Two important issues: malignancy and osteoporosis in celiac disease.
Quality of life in celiac disease. What are the factors contributing to QOL and how can we do a better job?
All participants will receive a certificate of participation at the conclusion of each program. This activity is approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM
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