What is included in patient education about colitis?

Updated: Jan 04, 2019
  • Author: David A Piccoli, MD; Chief Editor: Carmen Cuffari, MD  more...
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Psychosocial support and education for the family are important in achieving long-term goals in the treatment of IBD. Counseling and peer support for the adolescent who has growth and pubertal delays are helpful.

For patient education resources, see Crohn Disease in Children and Teens.

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