TITLE

Inflammatory Bowel Disease at the University of Chicago-- The First 50 Years: Some Personal Reflections

AUTHOR(S)
Kirsner, Joseph B.
PUB. DATE
March 1985
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Mar1985, Vol. 80 Issue 3, p219
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses studies on nonspecific inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) at the University of Chicago in Illinois. Impact of the death of a patient with ulcerative colitis on the interest in studies of the disease; Approaches taken to control inflammation and infection in IBD patients; Effect of the development of the adenocorticotrophic hormone on the management of IBD; Overview of the revision of ileostomy, a surgical procedure for ulcerative colitis.
ACCESSION #
16265503

 

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