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Webinar: Nutrition for Chronic Pancreatitis

By April 6, 2022No Comments

Nutrition for Chronic Pancreatitis

Nutrition is one of the most important considerations for patients who suffer from pancreatitis. Mission: Cure’s webinar on April 6th, 2022 featured pancreatic nutrition expert Mary Phillips from Royal Surrey County Hospital in Guildford, UK.

During the webinar, Mary discusses the following topics:

  • Malnutrition in chronic pancreatitis: prevalence, causes, and treatment
  • Exocrine pancreatic insufficiency: what it is and how it is treated (pancreatic enzyme replacement therapy)
  • Type 3c diabetes: symptoms that the endocrine function of the pancreas is not working properly, treatment and management
  • Maintenance: tests you should be getting if you have chronic pancreatitis and how often
  • Expert recommendations: nutritional recommendations for patients with chronicpancreatitis
  • Fat intolerance and bile salt malabsorption
  • General advice regarding nutrition

Mary also answers audience questions related to EPI, PERT, diabetes, and nutrition.

Watch the Webinar: Nutrition for Chronic Pancreatitis