October 2005
Gut;Oct2005, Vol. 54 Issue 10, p1480
Academic Journal
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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