SCIENTIFIC RATIONALE

The increasing epidemic of gastrointestinal diseases represents an onerous burden both for health and economy. Moreover, not only gastrointestinal diseases are increasing in evidence, but also the number of  young people affected by these disorders (i.e. gastroesophageal reflux disease, H.pylori infection, irritable bowel syndrome, diverticular disease) is growing.
The clinical management of these diseases appears to be, therefore, of utmost importance. It involves different approaches including dietary and lifestyle changes, adequate screening exams, diagnostic tests, therapeutic strategy.
These topics are object of many question that will addressed by European general practitioners and expert gastroenterologists through the presentation of a clinical case raising clinical questions, always following and evidence-based approach.
Interactivity by interactive profile of lectures, small number of participants (max.50), adequate time for voting and discussion (at least 45’) after clinical case.
This educational event is extremely useful for physicians involved into gastrointestinal disorders, especially the young ones, as it offers and  inclusive and up-to-date scenario of the management of the most frequent gastrointestinal diseases, presenting the best evidence-base insights of this topic.