In the following two videos, we aim to bridge the gap between the HCPs and patients perception on bowel urgency.
What symptoms are you not asking your UC patients enough about? Prof. Stephan Vavricka, Gastroenterologist, Switzerland
Patients listed bowel urgency as one of the top three most common symptoms which impact their quality of life, whereas physicians listed diarrhea, blood in the stool and increased stool frequency.
Watch Prof. Stephan Vavricka, explore this gap and unravel the unasked questions in the physician’s room.
How to define bowel urgency and how to manage it? Prof. Laurent Peyrin-Biroulet, Gastroenterologist, IBD Expert, France
Prof. Laurent Peyrin-Biroulet shares his knowledge on what can cause of bowel urgency and why it is important to manage it. Watch this video for more information.
1. M. Dubinsky et al, Bowel Urgency in Ulcerative Colitis: Current Perspectives and Future Directions, The American Journal of GASTROENTEROLOGY, VOLUME 118, November 2023