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- A transatlantic comparison of nurse-led, patient-centred care for ulcerative colitis. Dudley-Brown, Sharon; Fraser, Aileen // Gastrointestinal Nursing;Sep2009, Vol. 7 Issue 7, p43
The Harvey M and Lyn P Meyerhoff Digestive Disease/IBD Center at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, is one of the world's highly regarded 'virtual' tertiary inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) centres. This 'best-practice' US centre comprises a region- and nationwide, tertiary...
- Second national audit shows rise in IBD nurses. // Gastrointestinal Nursing;Apr2009, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p4
The article discusses the results of a national audit of care for inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients in Great Britain. The report shows a rise in the number of inflammatory specialist nurses in the field in the last two years but low provision of dietetic services and psychological...
- IBD Nurses Report. Buckton, Stephanie // J.GENCA;Jul2015, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p8
No abstract available.
- Small-bowel ulcerations at wireless capsule endoscopy: go the whole way. Wartel, F.; Maunoury, V.; Bulois, P.; Papadopoulos, S.; Filoche, B.; Colombel, J. F. // Gut;Aug2007, Vol. 56 Issue 8, p1132
A quiz concerning small-bowel ulceration which was detected through wireless capsule endoscopy is presented.
- IBD: Nutrition as Cause, Nutrition as Medicine. Hoyle, Brian // MD Conference Express;Feb2015, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p29
Inflammatory bowel disease is causally related to nutrition, particularly the westernized diet that emphasizes refined processed foods. But nutrition can be medicinal in pediatric and adult patients. Short-term replacement of food with a formulation or a modified diet can ease symptoms. A...
- IBD audits show better care with room for improvement. // Gastrointestinal Nursing;Mar2012, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p11
The article reports on two national audits on inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) care for adults and children. The UK IBD Audit, which examined care for adults, shows that the percentage of patients seen by an IBD nurse specialist has doubled, while the admission rates for patients with ulcerative...
- Repeat Endoscopy Affects Patient Management in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Thakkar, Kalpesh; Lucia, Chantal J.; Ferry, George D.; McDuffie, Adelina; Watson, Kevin; Tsou, Marc; Gilger, Mark A. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Mar2009, Vol. 104 Issue 3, p722
OBJECTIVES:Endoscopy is commonly performed in the diagnosis of children with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). The utility of repeat endoscopy for the management of pediatric IBD has not been subject to investigation. The frequency and determinants of changes in medical management resulting from...
- Tocilizumab in Amyloidosis-Associated Kidney Disease Secondary to Inflammatory Bowel Diseases. Cañas-Ventura, A.; Rodríguez, E.; Andreu, M.; Márquez, L. // Digestive Diseases & Sciences;Sep2013, Vol. 58 Issue 9, p2736
No abstract available.
- The Valuable Role of Endoscopy in Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Hamilton, Matthew J. // Diagnostic & Therapeutic Endoscopy;2012, p1
Endoscopy is a valuable clinical tool for the clinician who takes care of patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). The role of endoscopy in the diagnosis, management, and treatment of IBD is discussed in this review. The central role that colonoscopy plays in screening for colon cancer in...