{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about new diagnostic criteria and treatment recommendations for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Outline the etiology, pathophysiology, and diagnostic criteria for IBS.
  2. Describe pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic interventions for managing IBS.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: AJN0817O
Published: Aug 2017
Expires: 6/4/2021
Passing Score: 14/19 (73%)
Authors: Kristen Ronn Weaver, MS, ACNP, ANP; Gail D'Eramo Melkus, EdD, C-NP, FAAN; Wendy A. Henderson, PhD, MSN, CRNP
Categories: Gastrointestinal