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.

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IBD patients with depression, anxiety at risk for medical non-compliance

November 20, 2017
ORLANDO – Psychiatric comorbidities, like anxiety or depression, significantly increase the risk for medical non-compliance in patients with…
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VIDEO: Nutrition therapy for pediatric IBD continues to advance

November 17, 2017
ORLANDO — In this exclusive video from Advances in IBD 2017, David Suskind, MD, professor of pediatrics and director of clinical…
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Obesity, prior surgeries increase risk for hepatic steatosis in IBD

November 15, 2017
ORLANDO — The prevalence of hepatic steatosis in patients with inflammatory bowel disease ranges, but occurs more often among those with…
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VIDEO: Expert discusses cases of hepatitis E, PSC in patients with IBD

November 14, 2017
ORLANDO — In this exclusive video from Advances in IBD 2017, Edward V. Loftus, Jr., MD, professor of medicine in the division of…
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Mobile app improves quality of care, health outcomes in IBD

November 14, 2017
ORLANDO – Quality of care and health outcomes improved among patients with inflammatory bowel disease who used HealthPROMISE, a mobile…
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IPAA surgery safe in older IBD patients

November 14, 2017
ORLANDO, Fla. — Patients with inflammatory bowel disease aged older than 50 years showed similar outcomes as younger patients after ileal pouch…
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Nurses must educate in IBD treat-to-target, considering patient’s goals

November 13, 2017
ORLANDO, Fla. — Nurses caring for patients with inflammatory bowel disease must translate goals of medical treatments as well as educate…
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Readmission common after IPAA surgery, better infection control needed

November 13, 2017
ORLANDO, Fla. — Re-hospitalization commonly occurred in patients with ulcerative colitis who underwent ileal pouch anal anastomosis surgery…
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VIDEO: IBD patients concerned about drug risks may consider surgery

November 11, 2017
ORLANDO — In this exclusive video from Advances in IBD 2017, Feza Remzi, MD, director of the IBD Center at NYU Langone Health, and professor…
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‘Helicopter parents’ need as much support, guidance as kids with IBD

November 11, 2017
ORLANDO, Fla. — A child’s diagnosis with inflammatory bowel disease affects not only the patient, but the parents as well, and those…
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