Interactive Case - Anaemia

Stephan Vavricka, Dominik Bettenworth

Welcome to you the interactive case - Anaemia in Crohn's disease

This course is designed for gastroenterologists, surgeons, paediatricians, pathologists and other interdisciplinary medical experts interested in Inflammatory Bowel Disease(s) (IBD). One major aim of this e-learning activity is to increase competence and knowledge with regard to the management of CD patients and to harmonise diagnostics and treatment of anaemia in order to improve patient outcomes.

Duration: The estimated duration of the course is approximately 60 minutes.

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Learning Outcomes:

Upon completion of this activity learners will:

  • Know how to diagnose anaemia in Crohn's disease (CD) patients
  • Be able to adequately treat iron deficiency anaemia in CD patients

Quiz Instructions:

Welcome to this Interactive Case on Anaemia in Crohn's disease

  • You will be asked a series of questions throughout this short case
  • Both correct and incorrect answers will have short feedback as to why the answer was right or wrong as well as links to references, and presentations and podcasts which are found in the e-Library
  • You are allowed as many attempts as it takes to get a correct answer before moving on to the next question
  • If you wish to skip a question and come back later, there is a quiz navigation in the upper right corner (numbers stand for question numbers, "i" stands for information page, which is usually a "case continued" page)

Duration of the course

  • The estimated duration of the course is approximately one hour
  • Upon successful completion of the training, you will be directed to a final test

Good luck, and enjoy!


Stephan Vavricka discloses grant support from Vifor, Abbott, Tillots, UCB and MSD.

Dominik Bettenworth discloses that he received support for travel for the purpose of educational meeting attendance from MSD and Abbvie.

Futher Information:

Organisation: European Crohn's and Colitis Organisation - ECCO