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