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FMT workshop covers recent advances, regulations, future therapies

February 12, 2018
LAS VEGAS — In this exclusive guest commentary, Monika Fischer, MD, associate professor of medicine in the division of gastroenterology and
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Obesity increases risk for surgery in patients with ulcerative colitis

February 2, 2018
Patients with ulcerative colitis who have a higher BMI are at increased risk for bowel resection, according to research presented at the…
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Patients with psoriasis more likely to experience GI symptoms

January 29, 2018
Patients with psoriasis are more likely to experience painful gastrointestinal symptoms, according to new research presented at the Crohn’s…
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IBS-D antibiotic Xifaxan shows promise in severe Crohn’s disease

January 26, 2018
LAS VEGAS — Patients with moderate-to-severe Crohn’s disease achieved clinical response with Xifaxan, an antibiotic with limited systemic…
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Assessing patient activation may help customize IBD interventions

January 26, 2018
LAS VEGAS — In this exclusive video from the Crohn’s & Colitis Congress, David T. Rubin, MD, professor of medicine at the University…
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Risk stratification, algorithm helps utilize new IBD therapies in practice

January 25, 2018
LAS VEGAS — In this exclusive video from the Crohn’s & Colitis Congress, Edward V. Loftus, Jr., MD, professor of medicine in the…
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Microbiome research aims to uncover how diet can treat IBD

January 24, 2018
LAS VEGAS — In this exclusive video from the Crohn’s & Colitis Congress, Gary Wu, MD, of University of Pennsylvania, discusses his…
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Treat-to-target approach shows benefits in IBD, but cost-effectiveness remains unclear

January 23, 2018
LAS VEGAS — In this exclusive video from the Crohn’s & Colitis Congress, Peter D. R. Higgins, MD, PhD,
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DNA methylation linked to Crohn’s disease susceptibility, progression

January 23, 2018
LAS VEGAS — Dysregulated DNA methylation may contribute to susceptibility and progression of Crohn’s disease, according to new research…
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Methotrexate fails to prevent relapse in patients with UC

January 22, 2018
LAS VEGAS — While methotrexate combined with a steroid taper was effective for inducing steroid-free response and remission in patients with…