Advances in IBD

Healio brings you the highlights from the Advances in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases conference. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from AIBD, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.

Meeting News Coverage

Higher vedolizumab trough levels associated with mucosal healing, lower endoscopic subscores in UC

December 5, 2014
ORLANDO, Fla. — Ulcerative colitis patients with higher vedolizumab trough concentrations had lower endoscopic subscores and more commonly…
Meeting News Coverage

Counseling on reproduction, contraception essential in treatment of women with IBD

December 5, 2014
ORLANDO, Fla. — Due to adverse outcomes associated with unintended pregnancy in women with inflammatory bowel disease, there is an increased…
Meeting News Coverage

Canadian immigrants, their children less likely to develop IBD than natives

December 5, 2014
ORLANDO, Fla. — Immigrants to Canada, and the children of those immigrants, are less likely to develop inflammatory bowel disease than…
Meeting News Coverage

Volunteer support positively impacts patient satisfaction in IBD center

December 4, 2014
ORLANDO, Fla. — Utilizing patient volunteers to counsel patients with inflammatory bowel disease, one presenter explained that they improved…