Ulcerative colitis (UC) and Crohns disease are inflammatory bowel diseases, not to be confused with inflammatory bowel syndrome (IBS). Describe the differences in symptom manifestations, and how those manifestations relate to where the disease presents in UC and Crohns. What patient education is important for each and what treatment options are available? I look forward to reading your comments!
GI bleeding can occur in the upper or lower GI tract and can be acute or chronic. What are the different manifestations of GI bleeding and how can you determine where the bleed originates based on the symptoms? Discuss the common diagnostics, treatment and patient education for GI bleeding.