Inflamed

Released on 13/07/2014

Key Learning Points

  • Capsular Endoscopy in Crohn's Disease
  • Conservative management of small bowel obstruction
  • Endoscopic Features of Crohn's Disease
  • Histological Features of Crohn's Disease
  • Legionellosis in Crohn's Disease
  • Radiographic features of small bowel obstruction
  • Risks and Benefits of Biologics
  • Smoking and Crohn's Disease
  • The step-up approach to treatment of Crohn's Disease
  • Thiopurine Methyltransferase (TPMT) Levels

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