5-AMINOSALICYLIC ACIDS AND THE RISK OF RENAL TOXICITY: A LARGE BRITISH EPIDEMIOLOGICAL STUDY
- Genetics versus environment in inflammatory bowel disease: Results of a British twin study. Thompson, Nick P.; Driscoll, Richard // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);1/13/96, Vol. 312 Issue 7023, p95
Presents the results of a study aimed at determining the levels of concordance for inflammatory bowel disease in British twin pairs. Genetic component to the cause of inflammatory bowel disease; Concordance rates; Determination of zygosity in the study.
- Corrigendum: Genetic Analysis in A Dutch Study Sample Identifies More Ulcerative Colitis Susceptibility Loci and Shows Their Additive Role in Disease Risk. Festen, Eleonora A. M.; Stokkers, Pieter C. F.; van Diemen, Cleo C.; van Bodegraven, Adriaan A.; Boezen, H. Marieke; Crusius, Bart J. A.; Hommes, Daniel W.; van der Woude, Janneke C.; Balschun, Tobias; Verspaget, Hein W.; Schreiber, Stephan; de Jong, Dirk J.; Franke, Andre; Dijkstra, Gerard; Wijmenga, Cisca; Weersma, Rinse K. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Feb2010, Vol. 105 Issue 2, p479
A correction to the article "Genetic Analysis in A Dutch Study Sample Identifi es More Ulcerative Colitis Susceptibility Loci and Shows Their Additive Role in Disease Risk" that was published in the previous issue is presented.
- Etanercept/infliximab. // Reactions Weekly;1/12/2013, Issue 1434, p28
The article describes the case of nine male and seven female patients, aged 11-83 years, who developed inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) during treatment of either etanercept or infliximab for ankylosing spondylitis, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis or psoriatic arthritis.
- A Population-Based Case—Control Study of Potential Risk Factors for IBD. El-Tawil, A. M. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Apr2009, Vol. 104 Issue 4, p1064
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "A population-based case control study of potential risk factors for IBD," by Charles N. Bernstein, Patricia Rawsthorne, Mary Cheang and James F. Blanchard in the June 2006 issue.
- Over-prescription of antibiotics linked to IBD in children. // Gastrointestinal Nursing;Oct2012, Vol. 10 Issue 8, p6
The article reports that a study of British children showed that more antibiotics consumed at a young age leads to high risk of developing inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD).
- Vitamin D linked to inflammatory bowel disease. // Gastrointestinal Nursing;Dec2011, Vol. 9 Issue 10, p8
The article reports two separate studies presented at the American College of Gastroenterology, 2011, which found an association between Vitamin D supplementation and the incidence of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
- Junk food and antibiotics at heart of rising IBD debate. // Gastrointestinal Nursing;Jul/Aug2014, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p7
The article discusses the impact of junk food and antibiotics on the rising incidence of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in Europe. Topics covered include the association of antibiotic use with the development of Crohn's disease and the impact of food additive on the etiology of colitis. Also...
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease in the Elderly. Hussain, Syed Wasif; Pardi, Darrell S. // Drugs & Aging;2010, Vol. 27 Issue 8, p617
Although inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is generally considered a disease of young adults, it can occur in elderly individuals. The clinical features and treatment considerations in older patients are similar to those in younger patients, with some notable exceptions, which are reviewed in...
- SAGES IBD Patient Meeting 2014. Epstein, David // South African Gastroenterology Review;Nov2014, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p29
The article discusses a meeting on Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) patients held at International Society of University Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ISUCRS/SAGES) Congress at the Cape Town ICC in September 2014. Topics include causes of IBD, medication for IBD, treatment for IBD by different...