Long-Term Outcomes after IPAA, Surgery for IBD

This presentation will describe the outcomes and complications seen with IPAA for ulcerative colitis.

This presentation was originally recorded at the Best of the Annual Conferences in Digestive Diseases on June 13, 2015 in Rosemont, IL.

Medium: Video with PPT, eLearning

Target Audience

This activity has been designed for Gastroenterologist, Surgeons, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, and Residents/Fellows.


Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, the participant will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Describe the common complications observed after IPAA for UC;
  • State the expected functional outcomes of IPAA;
  • List the treatment options for pouchitis.
Additional information
ACGME/ABMS Core Competencies: 
Patient Care and Procedural Skills
Medical Knowledge
Practice-based Learning and Improvement
Available credit: 
  • 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 0.50 Participation
Activity opens: 
Activity expires: 

 Neil Hyman, FACS, MD
 Professor of Surgery
 Section Chief of Colon and Rectal Surgery

The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

Credit Designation
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum .50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses and other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME, please consult your professional licensing board.

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