Celiac Disease and Gluten Sensitivity

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.


 

Learning Objectives

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.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
03/24/2017

Paul D. Simmons, MD, FAAFP, Course Chair, Faculty Physician, Western Colorado Physicians Group, Grand Junction, Colorado

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
03/24/2017
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