Why do patients with GI disorders commonly take probiotics?
Patients with gastrointestinal disorders are benefiting from taking probiotics - evidence examined
You will learn:
• The extent of functional gastrointestinal disease in South Africa
• Evidence supporting the value of probiotic use in irritable bowel syndrome, inflammatory bowel disease and lactose intolerance
• Evidence supporting the use of probiotics for paediatric antibiotic-associated diarrhoea.