159850 - GPCE - The gut biome, poo transplants and probiotics - just a load of shite?

Speciality Classification
General Practice ( GP ) / Family Medicine
Location
Online
Delivery
Face to face
Duration
1 hour

We now know that our gut does more than simply digest food. But what does our gut microbiome actually do and is there anything we can do to assist it? This session will outline current research and separate fact from fiction, including exploring the role of probiotics and faecal microbiota transplants. 

Relevance to General Practice

The GPCE offers GP delegates over 50 topic choices over three days. The subjects span many therapeutic areas allowing GPs to self-select the topics of most interest to the individual and their practice.

Learning outcomes
  • Apply latest findings regarding the role of the gut microbiome towards improving health outcomes
  • Critique popular ideas on improving the gut microbiome, such as probiotics and faecal microbiota transplants
  • Communicate with patients the "fact and fiction" surrounding the gut microbiome
  • Type
    Online Learning
    Delivery
    Face to face
    Title
    159850 - GPCE - The gut biome, poo transplants and probiotics - just a load of shite?
    Speciality Classification
    General Practice ( GP ) / Family Medicine
    Location
    Brisbane
    Provider Type
    Education Provider
    Duration
    1 hour
    Start Date
    13-Sep-2019
    End Date
    15-Sep-2019
    CPD Points
    1 hour
    Price
    Free
    Location
    Online
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