Day 1 - Coeliac disease; current controversies and advances
This conference provided an opportunity to gain a broad update on research in coeliac disease, the current controversies and advances in diagnosis, management and therapeutics.
There is an unmet need for novel treatments of coeliac disease that can replace the only current treatment, the gluten-free diet, either in part or completely. This presentation provides an update on the latest research in this area.
Measuring quality of life in coeliac disease - development of the Coeliac Disease Assessment Questionnaire (CDAQ)
Patient reported outcome measures are used to determine quality of life and allow us to understand the impact of a condition from the individual's perspective. The development of the CDAQ is discussed.