Last week was Coeliac Awareness Week. It has already been hugely successful with people from all over the UK getting involved with the campaign. 1 in 100 people in UK have Coeliac Disease and a majority aren’t aware they have it. Instead they put up with a range of symptoms from tiredness to lethargy or altered bowel habits and abdominal…
SSHAMP Article 2015
Treatment options for Eosinophilic Oesophagitis a) Budesonide Children (<10y) – 0.5mg twice a day Adults – 1mg twice a day (eg 2x Pulmicort Respules 0.5mg/2ml twice a day) b) Fluticasone Children (<10y) – 220mcg twice a day Adults – 440 to 880mcg twice a day Both should be swallowed (not inhaled) as an accumulation or as an oral viscous slurry…
Source: Awareness Week 2015 – Is it coeliac disease? – Coeliac UK
We are delighted to have been shortlisted into the final 4 of the nominations for the BMJ’s 2015 Gastroenterology Team of the Year Awards This will be the second year running we have managed to get into the final of this prestigious award Fingers crossed, we find out who wins on Wednesday the 7th of May.
Achievements of the L&D Gastroenterology Team listed in the latest Ambassador Magazine
I have been asked to present our experience at the L&D with IBD patient self management at the next Dr. Falk Forum 43Â on the 14th November 2014
IBD – SSHAMP (Supported, Self Help And Management Programme) won best poster in the Gastroenterology Services section at this year’s British Society of Gastroenterology Conference 2014 Please click on this link for further details.