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

Advances in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases conference to provide latest in IBD care, education

December 6, 2016
Those attending the 2016 Advances in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America’s annual clinical and…
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Inflammatory markers, disease activity predict depression symptoms in pediatric IBD

December 31, 2015
ORLANDO — Inflammatory markers and disease activity were able to predict somatic-affective symptoms and anhedonia in pediatric IBD patients…
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IBD patients have poor disease-related knowledge, regardless of education level

December 30, 2015
ORLANDO — Patients attending an outpatient IBD program demonstrated poor disease-related knowledge regardless of their education level…
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New domain structure improves health-reported quality of life tool for pediatric IBD patients

December 29, 2015
ORLANDO — A new domain structure for the IMPACT-III, a validated health-reported quality of life questionnaire for pediatric IBD patients aged…
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Alternative definition for clinical remission in UC shows potential for future clinical trials

December 28, 2015
ORLANDO — An alternative definition for clinical remission in ulcerative colitis shows promise as a potential endpoint for use in future…
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Segmental, total abdominal colectomy appears safe for IBD-related neoplasia

December 22, 2015
ORLANDO — Segmental and total abdominal colectomy followed by active surveillance appears to be a safe and effective management strategy for…
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Majority of pediatric patients with IBD nonimmune to HBV after vaccination

December 17, 2015
ORLANDO — In a retrospective chart review study, pediatric patients with inflammatory bowel disease had low immune responses to hepatitis B…
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Liver transplant improves vitamin D, bone mineral density for PSC

December 16, 2015
ORLANDO — Liver transplant recipients with primary sclerosing cholangitis had improved bone mineral density and higher 25-hydroxyvitamin D…
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Targeting mucosal healing in IBD linked to better long-term outcomes

December 15, 2015
ORLANDO — Two meta-analyses presented at the 2015 Advances in IBD meeting showed both Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis patients who…
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Low immunity to HBV common in pediatric IBD patients

December 14, 2015
ORLANDO — Pediatric patients with inflammatory bowel disease who received a full series of hepatitis B virus infection vaccinations may develop…