Hip fractures in patients with inflammatory bowel disease and their relationship to corticosteroid use: a population based cohort study
- Surgical repair of chronic tears of the hip abductor mechanism. DAVIES, HYWEL; ZHAEENTAN, SOHELIA; TAVAKKOLIZADEH, ADEL; JANES, GREGORY // Hip International;Oct-Dec2009, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p372
Lateral sided hip pain frequently presents to the orthopaedic clinic. The most common cause of this pain is trochanteric bursitis. This usually improves with conservative treatment. In a few cases it doesn't settle and warrants further investigation and treatment. We present a series of 28...
- Cytokine and Anti-cytokine Therapies for Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Ogata, Haruhiko; Hibi, Toshifumi // Current Pharmaceutical Design;May2003, Vol. 9 Issue 14, p1107
Although the pathogenesis of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) remains elusive, it appears that there is chronic activation of the immune and inflammatory cascade in genetically susceptible individuals. Current disease management guidelines have therefore focused on the use of anti-inflammatory...
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease: An Overview of Immune Mechanisms and Biological Treatments. de Mattos, Bruno Rafael Ramos; Garcia, Maellin Pereira Gracindo; Nogueira, Julia Bier; Paiatto, Lisiery Negrini; Albuquerque, Cassia Galdino; Souza, Caique Lopes; Fernandes, Luís Gustavo Romani; Tamashiro, Wirla Maria da Silva Cunha; Simioni, Patricia Ucelli // Mediators of Inflammation;8/3/2015, Vol. 2015, p1
Inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) are characterized by chronic inflammation of the intestinal tract associated with an imbalance of the intestinal microbiota. Crohnâ€™s disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC) are the most widely known types of IBD and have been the focus of attention due...
- Corticosteroids. // Reactions Weekly;1/12/2008, Issue 1184, p14
The article describes the case of four patients with inflammatory bowel disease and who developed steroid allergy during treatment with corticosteroids. Three patients, a 40-year old man with Crohn's disease, a 53-year old woman and a 39-year old man both with ulcerative colitis, developed...
- CNE/CME Questions. // Trauma Reports;May/Jun2007, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p12
A quiz concerning hip fractures is presented.
- Conversion of failed hemiarthroplasty to total hip arthroplasty: A short to mid-term follow-up study. Pankaj, Amite; Malhotra, Rajesh; Bhan, Surya // Indian Journal of Orthopaedics;Jul-Sep2008, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p294
Background: The conversion of hemiarthroplasty (unipolar or bipolar) of the hip to total hip replacement has been reported to be associated with very high rates of intra- and postoperative complications. We present a prospective analysis of the outcome of conversion surgery in patients with...
- A Practical Guide to the Management of Distal Ulcerative Colitis. Ardizzone, S.; Porro, G.B. // Drugs;Apr1998, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p519
This article reviews the role of corticosteroids, sulfasalazine and mesalazine (5-aminosalicylic acid, mesalamine), immunosuppressive agents and alternative novel drugs for the treatment of distal ulcerative colitis. Short cycles of traditional, rectally administered corticosteroids...
- Azathioprine/corticosteroids. // Reactions Weekly;10/30/2010, Issue 1325, p9
The article describes the case of a 64-year-old woman who developed Listeria meningitis while undergoing treatment with azathioprine and corticosteroids for ulcerative colitis (UC).
- Azathioprine. // Reactions Weekly;6/12/2010, Issue 1305, p8
The article describes the case of a 40-year-old man who experienced widespread skin eruption with arthralgia and a temperature of 42Â°C during treatment with azathioprine, mesalazine and corticosteroids for ulcerative colitis.