Author: Frances is a UK Registered Dietitian who specialises in the management of functional gastrointestinal disorders. She also works as a consulting dietitian in the technology and food industries.
Target audience: For healthcare professionals interested in learning about the management of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).
Learning objectives: By the end of this article, you should understand:
- The prevalence, aetiology and diagnosis of IBS
- The role of diet in the management of IBS
- The role of medication in the management of IBS
- The role of psychological therapies in the management of IBS