Service development posters
- Audit shows IBD care going in the right direction in the UK. // Gastrointestinal Nursing;Jun2011, Vol. 9 Issue 5, p10
The article discusses the third national audit of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) hospitals in Great Britain commissioned by the Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership (HQIP). The audit reveals an increased access to IBD nurse specialists, even though many hospitals do not reach the 2009...
- Utilization of Health Care Resources by Individuals with Inflammatory Bowel Disease in the United States: A Profile of Time Since Diagnosis. Longobardi, Teresa; Jacobs, Phillip; Bernstein, Charles N. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Apr2004, Vol. 99 Issue 4, p650
BACKGROUND: There are no cost studies of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) that describe its impact on resource utilization or treatment costs over long periods of time. Our aim was to determine if there are observable trends in health-care resource utilization by adults with IBD depending on...
- GPs do not know whom to contact when patients have IBD relapse. Torjesen, Ingrid // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;4/21/2012, Vol. 344 Issue 7853, p4
The article offers the findings of the Royal College of Physicians survey that patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) relapse are not referred quickly to hospitals.
- A SURVEY OF PATIENTS WITH INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE ATTENDING GASTROENTEROLOGY OUTPATIENT DEPARTMENT. // Gut;Apr2004 Supplement 3, Vol. 53, pA105
Inflammatory bowel disease patients are amenable to alternative models of healthcare and nurse specialist led services. They want better access to GI specialist knowledge, preferentially from their GI consultant but happy to be treated by other healthcare personnel with in-depth knowledge of...
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease. // Current Medical Literature: Gastroenterology;2003, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p54
Presents citations and clinicians' notes about inflammatory bowel disease. 'High prevalence of osteoporotic vertebral fractures in patients with Crohn's disease,' by J. Klaus, G. Armbrecht et al.; 'Primary chronic interstitial nephritis in Crohn's disease,' by H. Izzedine, J. Simon et al.
- ATL>Complementary medicine use in children and young adults with inflammatory bowel disease. Heuschkel, Robert; Afzal, Nadeem; Wuerth, Anne; Zurakowski, David; Leichtner, Alan; Kemper, Kathi; Tolia, Vasundhara; Bousvaros, Athos // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Feb2002, Vol. 97 Issue 2, p382
OBJECTIVES:We examined the use of complementary alternative medicine (CAM) in children and young adults with inflammatory bowel disease.METHODS:After validation of a questionnaire and completion of a pilot survey, children and young adults with inflammatory bowel disease were enrolled in three...
- Message from the editor. Mahomed, Adam // South African Gastroenterology Review;Nov2015, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p1
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various articles within the issue on topics including inflammatory bowel diseases, liver diseases and meetings and conferences related to gastroenterology.
- Personalized management of IBD; is there any practical approach? Norouzinia, Mohsen; Naderi, Nosratollah // Gastroenterology & Hepatology from Bed to Bench;Winter2015, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p1
In this article, the author discusses practical approach for personalized management of Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Topics discussed include role of environmental factors in the pathogenesis of IBD, advances of molecular and immunological mechanisms, and combination of genetic data and...
- Do Bacteria Play a Role in the Pathogenesis of IBD? Brand, R. E.; Thompson, Jon S. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Apr2000, Vol. 95 Issue 4, p866
Discusses research being done on the role of bacteria in the pathogenesis of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Reference to a study by C. Schultsz et al published in a 1999 issue of "Gastroenterology"; Number of patients with IBD in which rectal biopsies were evaluated; Percentage of the...