Are gastroenterologists optimizing therapy in IBD?

Reddy, Sarathchandra I; Friedman, Sonia; Strate, Lisa L; Telford, Jennifer J; Banks, Peter A
September 2003
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Sep2003 Supplement, Vol. 98, pS252
Academic Journal
An abstract of the article concerning inquiry on the gastroenterologists therapy in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is presented.


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