A DIRECTORY OF INFORMATIVE MEDICAL WEBSITES FOR NEW ZEALAND GENERAL PRACTITIONERS AND THEIR PATIENTS

GASTROENTEROLOGY AND GENERAL SURGERY

Last updated 22 September 2016  
www.coeliac.org.nz Coeliac New Zealand
www.crohnsandcolitis.org.nz Crohn’s and Colitis New Zealand
www.gastro-info.co.nz Gastro-Info - Information on Common Digestive Symptoms and Conditions
www.hernia.co.nz Andrew Bowker Website on General Surgical Laparoscopy – Gallstones, Hernias, Acid Reflux, Splenectomy (Auckland)
www.ibdjohn.com/cdai/ Crohn's Disease Activity Index (CDAI) Calculator is to Gauge the Progress or Lack of Progress for People with Crohn's Disease
www.macmurray.co.nz MacMurray Gastroenterology (Auckland) – Useful Gastrointestinal Symptoms Checklist
www.med.monash.edu.au Monash University Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences (Search Word = FODMAP) Information on the FODMAP (Fermentable Oligo-saccharides, Disaccharides, Mono-saccharides and Polyols) diet for Irritable Bowel Syndrome
www.nzsg.org.nz New Zealand Society of Gastroenterology
www.ostomy.org.nz Federation of New Zealand Ostomy Societies
www.romecriteria.org Rome Criteria - System Developed to Classify the Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders (FGIDs), Disorders of the Digestive System in which Symptoms Cannot be Explained by the Presence of Structural or Tissue Abnormality, Based on Clinical Symptoms e.g. Irritable Bowel Syndrome
www.surgicalweightsolutions.co.nz Obesity Surgery Options
www.thewomensclinic.co.nz The Womens Clinic – Information on General Surgical Conditions including Bariatric Surgery