IBD UK inflammatory bowel disease standards
This CPD activity consists of 5 multiple-choice questions (MCQs) designed to test your knowledge on inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
The questions, written by Dr Kevin Barrett and Jackie Glatter, relate to their expert article, New standards for IBD aim to improve patient experience and outcomes. The article discusses the new IBD UK standards for quality of care in IBD services, with a focus on the most important elements for primary care.
On completion of this activity, you should be able to:
- identify the purpose of faecal calprotectin testing
- determine how to approach suspected and diagnosed cases of IBD
- know when it is appropriate to prescribe oral steroids.