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PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Gut;Oct2005, Vol. 54 Issue 10, p1480
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on several articles published in this journal. The article "Infliximab As Rescue Therapy in Severe to Moderately Severe Ulcerative Colitis: A Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Study" explains the pattern of cytokine activation in Crohn's and ulcerative colitis (UC). It is reported that anti-tumour necrosis factor therapy would not be useful in UC. The article "Statins and the Risk of Colorectal Cancer," presents a case study. It is reported that colorectal cancer screening is being instituted but a strategy of chemoprevention may have a greater impact.
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18457697

 

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