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Topic Information

Target Audience

This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of gastroenterologists, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners involved in the care of patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).

Educational Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be better able to:

Discuss current approaches for diagnosing IBS and differentiating it from other functional bowel disorders

Evaluate the role of current therapies, including nonpharmacologic options, for the management of IBS

Implement evidence-based therapies for the management of IBS

Discuss new and emerging diagnostic strategies and therapies for IBS

Credit Designation

The University of Cincinnati designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Successful completion of this enduring activity is achieved by reading the material, reflecting on its implications in your practice, and completing the assessment component.

If you wish to receive acknowledgement of participation for this activity, please complete this Evaluation Form and fax it back to: 1-866-655-0671.

Release Date: July 11, 2016Expiration Date: July 11, 2017  EXPIRED

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