In the Journals

User-friendly tool helps identify colectomy risk in patients with UC

February 12, 2019
A user-friendly tool, designed by researchers to help guide therapy choices for patients with ulcerative colitis, helped physicians identify patients…
Meeting News

Crohn’s & Colitis Congress: Offering physicians ‘a new way’ to view IBD

February 6, 2019
LAS VEGAS — Healio Gastroenterology and Liver Disease will be onsite at the Bellagio starting February 7 as a media partner for the…
In the Journals

Antibiotics induce remission in children with IBD failing a biologic

February 4, 2019
Oral combination antibiotics appeared to be an effective rescue therapy in children with inflammatory bowel disease who were failing a biologic…
In the Journals

Ileal pouch anal anastomosis offers long-term function in pediatric UC

January 24, 2019
Pediatric patients with ulcerative colitis who underwent ileal pouch anal anastomosis had good functional outcomes, according to research published…
Guidelines

AGA releases new ulcerative colitis management guidelines

January 23, 2019
The American Gastroenterological Association has released new clinical guidelines on the management of patients with mild to moderate ulcerative…
In the JournalsPerspective

AGA working group releases guide for pregnant women with IBD

January 21, 2019
The American Gastroenterological Association has published a new clinical care pathway to develop a standardized plan among health care providers who…
In the Journals

Multiple Remicade doses produce better colectomy-free survival in ulcerative colitis

January 16, 2019
Using multiple doses of Remicade as salvage therapy for acute severe ulcerative colitis produced better colectomy-free outcomes for patients at 3…

Etrasimod demonstrates long-term response, remission in ulcerative colitis

January 8, 2019
Etrasimod — an oral, selective sphingosine 1 phosphate receptor modulator — demonstrated durable clinical remission in the treatment of…
In the Journals

Comorbidities, not age linked to immunomodulator use in IBD

December 31, 2018
Physicians should be careful when prescribing immunomodulator therapy to patients with inflammatory bowel disease who have higher comorbid status…
In the Journals

Antidepressants could impact disease course in IBD

December 27, 2018
Antidepressants could be a beneficial therapy for patients with inflammatory bowel disease for symptoms beyond anxiety and depression, according to…