Event Details
National Centre of Rehabilitation Education (NCORE)
Derby Teaching Hospitals, London Road Community Hospital, London Road, Derby. DE1 2QY
E: uhdb.ncore@nhs.net    P: (01332) 254679    W: www.ncore.org.uk
Irritable Bowel Syndrome - Dietetic Management and Symptom Control
Event ID:2612
Date:12th Feburary 2020
Duration:1 Day(s)
Venue:London Road Community Hospital
Trainer:Amanda Avery
Availability:  Yes (17/10/2019 21:23:30)

This study day is the first of two that aim to consolidate and advance practice in dietetic management of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) using and evidenced based and patient centred approach.

Course Aims

To consolidate and advance dietetic practice in the management of irritable bowel syndrome using an evidence-based first line approach.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the session, participants should be able to:

  • Explain what IBS is, including the prevalence, diagnosis and symptoms
  • Describe current dietary guidelines for the management of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Apply first line dietary advice based on a comprehensive assessment of the individual patient
  • Discuss implications for dietetic practice
  • Describe the principles of a low FODMAP diet
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of these dietary approaches in practice
Additional Information

CPD Certificate of attendance awarded at end of course: 5 hours

  • Attendance certificate will be issued.
  • CPD: 5 hours.
Fees / Funded Places
  • £150 for BDA Members & £210 for non BDA Members
  • Limited funded places may be available for AHPs working for the NHS within the East Midlands.

  • Light lunch & refreshments included