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
Triage guidance for upper gastrointestinal physiology investigations during restoration of services during the COVID-19 pandemic
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
14 Jul | Online Event
Sustainability in Gastroenterology Webinar and the BSG AGMSustainability in Gastroenterology Join us on 14th July for our webinar on Sustainability in Gastroenterology....continue reading
Events & Training
27 May | Online Event
Endorsed Event: Current Issues and Considerations in Endoscope DecontaminationWe are delighted to endorse the Current Issues and Considerations in Endoscope Decontamination virtual education...continue reading
03 Jun | Online Event
Clinical Nutrition in the Prevention and Treatment of DiseaseJoin us for our first BSG webinar focusing on nutrition. This webinar is free to...continue reading
10 Sep | Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow