Welcome to the Inflammatory Bowel Disease hub. On this page, you will find access to the latest IBD clinical guidelines and guidance. You will also find the latest relevant news, articles and events.
At the BSG Annual Meeting 2020, we have a strong IBD programme focusing on Crohn’s disease and intestinal failure and the management of Perianal Crohn’s disease among other things. Do sign up.
You can find information on the IBD Section Committee on their page.
Latest COVID-19 Advice
BSG Inflammatory Bowel Disease Section and Clinical Research Group Position Statement on SARS-CoV2 Vaccination
New IBD UK report: Crohn’s and Colitis Care in the UK: The Hidden Cost and a Vision for Change
A new report published by the IBD UK alliance, of which the BSG is a member, sets out the quality of IBD care based on a unique and comprehensive assessment by both patients and services against the IBD Standards 2019.
Revealing high levels of emergency care and a need for more proactive and preventative multidisciplinary care, no services anywhere in the UK were providing a complete IBD multidisciplinary team, as recommended by the IBD Standards.
The report highlights best practice and builds on strategic partnership work over a number of years to bring a concerted focus to quality improvement in IBD care. The report sets out a range of key recommendations to improve the care provided to IBD patients. IBD UK are calling for greater recognition of IBD as a priority by governments across the four nations of the UK and a defined strategy over the next 5 years.
The use of faecal microbiota transplant as treatment for recurrent or refractory Clostridium difficile infection and other potential indications
16 Mar | Online Event
Endorsed Event: Royal Free Sheila Sherlock Postgraduate Hepatology CourseWe are delighted to endorse The Royal Free Sheila Sherlock Hepatology Postgraduate course, taking place...continue reading
Events & Training
16 Dec | Online Event
BSG Endoscopy Christmas QuizPlease join us on the 16th of December at 6 pm for an endoscopy Christmas...continue reading
14 Jan | Edinburgh International Conference Centre, The Exchange, 150 Morrison St, Edinburgh EH3 8EE
IBD Investigators DayAnnual IBD investigators Day – Friday 14th January 2022 After a two-year gap, the annual gathering for...continue reading
09 Dec | Online Event