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Title: Crohn's Disease
Url: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/tutorials/crohnsdisease/htm/index....
Creator: Patient Education Institute
Publisher: Health Education Assets Library
Description: This patient education program explains Crohn's Disease, one of the most common inflammatory bowel diseases, including the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options. It also reviews the anatomy of the gastrointestinal system, causes of the disease, dietary triggers, and pregnancy in the Crohn's patient. This resource is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute. NOTE: This tutorial requires a special Flash plug-in, version 4 or above. If you do not have Flash, you will be prompted to obtain a free download of the software before you start the tutorial. You will also need an Acrobat Reader, available as a free download, in order to view the Reference Summary.
LC Classification: Medicine -- Internal medicine -- Specialties of internal medicine -- Diseases of the digestive system. Gastroenterology -- Diseases of the intestines -- Other diseases, A-Z -- Enteritis, Regional. Crohn's disease
Medicine -- Pediatrics -- Diseases of children -- Diseases of the digestive system. Pediatric gastroenterology -- By disease, A-Z -- Crohn's disease
Medicine -- Surgery -- Conditions that usually require surgery -- Fistulae. Fissures
Medicine -- Surgery -- Surgery by region, system, or organ -- Abdomen. Gastrointestinal surgery -- Intestines -- Large intestine -- Other, A-Z -- Colostomy
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Biology
Vocational Education
Health -- Body systems and senses
Vocational Education -- Allied health occupations
Key Concept: Health -- Digestive system
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Date Issued: 2003-11-17
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
InteractiveResource (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
MovingImage (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Sound (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Text (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: flash
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Postgrad
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Rights: Patient Education Institute
Access Rights: Free access
Subject: Colectomy
Crohn Disease
Crohn's Disease
Digestive System Fistula
Reproductive Medicine
Date Of Record Release: 2008-10-16 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-06-10 13:17:55 (W3C-DTF)
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