Colorectal Cancer Awareness Education Resources
A longstanding priority for the College is to educate the public and physicians about the remarkable effectiveness and safety of colonoscopy in the hands of trained and skilled endoscopists. PowerPoint slides for physicians, patient education materials including a video, and the ACG CRC Screening Guideline are among the resources for physicians.
IBD and Ulcerative Colitis Resources for Clinicians
Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis are idiopathic inflammatory disorders. The recent ACG Clinical Guidelines on Management of Crohn’s Disease in Adults and Ulcerative Colitis in Adults provide the basis for the best clinical care. Videos from leading experts convey to clinicians important information on the treatment of these disease states.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome Resources
In general, treatments for IBS are directed towards the patient’s predominant symptoms. With a wide variety of available therapies, many of which improve individual IBS symptoms, only a small number of therapies have been shown to be of benefit for global symptoms of IBS. ACG’s new systematic review of evidence about the management of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and chronic idiopathic constipation (CIC) will help you and your doctor make the best decisions for your symptom management.