Celiac Disease

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. List the symptoms and risk factors associated with celiac disease, as well as possible comorbidities.

2. Perform a physical examination to identify the physical symptoms of celiac disease and recommend laboratory testing and intestinal biopsies as necessary.

3. Educate patients on strategies and a gluten-free diet plan to treat and manage the symptoms of celiac disease.

4. Differentiate specific issues, disease processes, and treatments based on ethnicity, gender and genetics. 

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
07/25/2019
Parent activity set: 

B. Wayne Blount, MD, MPH, FAAFP, Medical Director at JenCare; Professor, Emory School of Medicine, Atlanta

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
07/25/2019
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