About This Course

An interactive course for healthcare professionals who are already familiar with ulcerative colitis (UC). 

This three-part interactive course will teach you about the difference between disease activity and severity, about the endoscopic scoring systems for UC, and provide an update on recommendations for its pharmacological management.

This course should take approximately 30 minutes to complete.

Learning Objectives

Here are some key learning objectives from this course:

  • Define ulcerative colitis (UC) and briefly summarise its pathogenesis and associated environmental precipitants

  • List the 3 most common standardised endoscopic scoring systems and use them to describe the severity of a patient's disease

  • Summarise the new immunomodulatory and biologic medicines available for the treatment of UC

Expert Faculty

Course curriculum

    1. Introduction

    1. Introduction to Precourse Quiz

    2. Precourse Quiz

    1. Ulcerative Colitis and the Aims of Treatment

    1. Endoscopic Appearance and Scoring Systems

    1. Pharmacological Management of UC

    1. Introduction to Quiz

    2. Final Quiz

    1. Conclusions

About this course

  • Free
  • 9 lessons
  • 0 hours of video content

This non-promotional educational module has been commissioned and funded by Bristol Myers Squibb. 

IMM-GB-2200220 November 2022.