J-Pouch Assessment, Management and Surveillance: An APN Led J-Pouch Clinic
Presented by Michele Rubin APN, CNS, CGRN
Time: Wed, Jan 23, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. ET
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In this webinar presenter Michele Rubin APN, CNS, CGRN will help participants understand the surgical steps, indications, contraindications and complications of the Ileal Pouch Anal Anastomosis (IPPA) procedure in ulcerative colitis.
Participants will learn how to assess Ileal pouch function, understand the goals of pouch function and be able to recognize when complications occur such as pouchitis. Quality of life expectations and psychosocial concerns will be discussed as well as the importance of ongoing ileal pouch surveillance in an APN led J-Pouch ambulatory clinic.
This webinar is hosted by the Canadian IBD Nurses (CANIBD) and generously supported by Takeda.