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Key questions on gastroenterology

Consultant gastroenterologist Professor David S Sanders answers questions from Dr Mandy Fry on confirming the diagnosis of coeliac disease, screening high-risk patients and recommended immunisations for those with the condition.



This module will update your knowledge on coeliac disease, including: 

  • The reliability of immunological testing to confirm the diagnosis of coeliac disease
  • The incidence of patients having negative serology but confirmed disease
  • Which patient groups would benefit from being screened for coeliac disease
  • What immunisations patients with coeliac disease should be offered, and what their risk of splenic dysfunction 

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