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AGA Institute GastroSlides Unit on Irritable Bowel Syndrome — 2006 Supplement

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Description:

The authors of the “Irritable Bowel Syndrome” unit reviewed publications in the field since the last update in 2004. Following this review, to keep the unit up to date, they prepared totally new images that review major advances in the understanding and treatment of IBS.

About the Instructors

Senior Author:

Douglas A. Drossman, MD
Professor of Medicine and Psychiatry
Codirector, UNC Center for Functional GI and Motility Disorders
Division of Digestive Diseases
University of North Carolina School of Medicine at Chapel Hill

Medical Illustrator:

Jerry Schoendorf, MAMS
Chapel Hill, NC

Published Date and Terms of Use

The content included in this GastroSlide set, Irritable Bowel Syndrome — 2006 Supplement, was published on Nov. 20, 2006. This slide set has not been updated since the date of publication and is provided “as is.” It is the learner's responsibility to evaluate the accuracy of any information found within these educational materials.

The intent of this series is to provide individual clinicians and educators with materials to use in their educational activities, such as lecturing at continuing medical education meetings and for self-education. AGA encourages all uses of GastroSlide materials consistent with this objective.

Materials are to be displayed in the same content and form as the original with no alterations unless approved by AGA. No materials may be reproduced for any purpose without written permission of AGA. Materials may only be used for educational purposes and may not be used to promote or advertise any pharmaceutical, medical device or organization.

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