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Everything you wanted to know about constipation. Join the free webinar and find out more!

Free webinar for medical experts

A worldwide perspective on the diagnosis and management of constipation: challenges and solutions

Chronic constipation is a common condition seen in family practice. Very often physicians and patients may interpret it differently. Constipation affects many people, especially in the Western world, but despite being one of the most common gastrointestinal conditions, the evaluation and treatment of constipation can be challenging. In addition, finding reliable sources of information can also be difficult, since there are a lot of myths and misconceptions about constipation. However, by following a systematic and evidence-based approach, physicians will be able to treat most constipated patients.

To help you achieve this, this online course covers the most important points regarding constipation. You will get some insights from different areas: gastroenterology, pharmacy, paediatrics, gynaecology, nutrition and kinesiology. It’s very important to get specific advice on how to approach patients with constipation, and what to advise them.

Key benefits:

  • Getting specific advice on how to approach patients with functional constipation and what to advise them
  • Getting new insights from the area of digestive health

About the authors

The authors are experts from different areas (gastroenterology, pharmacy, paediatrics, nutrition, kinesiology, and family practice) with considerable knowledge and experience that can help family physicians in their everyday work with patients. The speakers are from Croatia, Slovenia and Russia.

Professor Bojan Tepeš
MD, PhD. Specialist in Internal medicine and in gastroenterology, FEBGH, FSMA

Professor Borut Štrukelj
PhD, MPharm

Larisa Stepurina
MD, Pediatrician

Snježana Juričev-Čavala
MD, Family Physician

Jelena Rakić Matić
MD, Family Physician

Ivan Grbavac
MD, Gynaecology and Obstetrics Specialist, Human Reproduction Subspecialist

Kristina Aralica Tušak
MSc, Nutritionist

Biljana Dorotić Džolić
BASI Pilates Teacher, Power Vinyasa Yoga Teacher, Fitness trainer

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