Treatment Approaches in IBD: Options to Consider (Greenwich, CT)
People of all ages, ethnicities, and economic backgrounds can be diagnosed with Crohn's and colitis. There are many effective treatments available, but it can be difficult to decide on the best approach. Join other IBD patients and caregivers from your community, representatives from your local CCFA chapter, and a medical expert for "Treatment Approaches in IBD: Options to Consider," a presentation and interactive question-and-answer session that will help you sort through treatment strategies. The following topics will be addressed:
- Similarities and differences between Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis
- Risks and benefits of medication, surgery, and integrative treatments in IBD
- Impact of treatment adherence on disease management and quality of life
- Talking with your health care team about your treatment plan
This event is free, and open to all patients, family members, caregivers, and community members. We hope to see you there!
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