GastroCE
LECTURECME

Brief Overview of Current Therapies for the Management of IBD

Author(s)/Faculty: Russell D. Cohen, MD, FACG, AGAF
Release Date: 2/16/2017Expiration Date: 2/15/2018
Credit Type: CMENumber of Credits: 0.5
Content Type: LectureProvider: Vindico Medical Education
IBD is associated with significant morbidity, diminished quality of life, and, in some cases, mortality. Several agents with a variety of mechanisms of action are now available for the treatment of IBD. The goals of treatment are to induce and maintain clinical and endoscopic remission, prevent or treat complications, minimize toxicity, and enhance quality of life. In this CME activity, Dr. Russell D. Cohen provides a brief overview of currently available therapies for the management of IBD.