TITLE

Crohn's disease: why the disparity in mortality?

AUTHOR(S)
Loftus Jr., E. V.
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Gut;Apr2006, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p447
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article comments on a study conducted by F.L. Wolters and colleagues titled "Crohn's Disease: Increased Mortality 10 Years After Diagnosis in a Europe-Wide Population-Based Cohort." The author cites the strengths and weaknesses of the EC-IBD mortality study. He also compares the EC-IBD study to other studies of mortality in Crohn's disease patients.
ACCESSION #
20509013

 

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