EVIDENCE OF NORTH-SOUTH GRADIENT IN INCIDENCE OF JUVENILE-ONSET IBD IN SCOTLAND
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Pediatric Patientsâ€”Characteristics of Newly Diagnosed Patients From the CEDATA-GPGE Registry. Buderus, Stephan; Scholz, Dietmar; Behrens, Rolf; Classen, Martin; de Laffolie, Jan; Keller, Klaus-Michael; Zimmer, Klaus-Peter; Koletzko, Sibylle // Deutsches Aerzteblatt International;8/3/2015, Vol. 112 Issue 31/32, p544
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article on the inflammatory bowel disease in pediatric patients.
- Variations in initial assessment and management of inflammatory bowel disease across Great Britain and Ireland. Sawczenko A; Lynn R; Sandhu B K // Archives of Disease in Childhood;Nov2003, Vol. 88 Issue 11, p990
BACKGROUND: There are no published data from Great Britain and Ireland detailing the initial management of children with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). AIMS: To prospectively record the initial investigation and treatment of children aged less than 16 years with newly diagnosed IBD. METHODS:...
- More than a gut reaction: Extraintestinal complications of IBD. Oliva-Hemker, Maria // Contemporary Pediatrics;Oct99, Vol. 16 Issue 10, p45
Provides information on the extraintestinal complications brought about by inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in children. Examples of complications which are related to IBD; Causes of IBD; Impact of IBD on the growth failure of children.
- Thiopurine methyltransferase genotype and thiopurine S-methyltransferase activity in Greek children with inflammatory bowel disease. Gazouli, Maria; Pachoula, Ioanna; Panayotou, Ioanna; Chouliaras, Georgios; Anagnou, Nicholas P.; Chroussos, George; Roma, Eleftheria // Annals of Gastroenterology;Jul-Sep2012, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p249
Background Azathioprine (AZA) and 6-mercaptopurine (6MP) are used in the treatment of pediatric inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Genetic variations in thiopurine S-methyltranfarase (TPMT) gene have been correlated with enzyme activity and with the occurrence of adverse events to AZA and 6MP....
- Upper gastrointestinal involvement in paediatric onset Crohn's disease: prevalence and clinical implications. // Inflammatory Bowel Disease Monitor;2012, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p156
The authors discuss the study that investigates the prevalence of upper gastrointestinal (GI) involvement in pediatric patients with inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD), highlighting the need for children suspected of having IBD to undergo complete evaluation of the GI tract.
- RESEARCH. // Practice Nurse;1/16/2004, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p9
Focuses on a study which found that many children with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in Great Britain and Ireland are diagnosed only after prolonged delays. Highlights of a survey of hospital doctors on childhood IBD diagnoses; Ways to reduce delays of diagnosis.
- Presenting features of inflammatory bowel disease in Great Britain and Ireland. Sawczenko A; Sandhu B K // Archives of Disease in Childhood;Nov2003, Vol. 88 Issue 11, p995
BACKGROUND: Reports from individual referral centres suggest that a significant proportion of children with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) present after prolonged delays and with impaired growth. AIMS: To prospectively document the presenting features, delay in presentation, disease...
- Nutritional aspect of pediatric inflammatory bowel disease: its clinical importance. Seung Kim; Hong Koh // Korean Journal of Pediatrics;Oct2015, Vol. 58 Issue 10, p363
Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a chronic inflammatory disease mainly affecting the gastrointestinal tract. The incidence of the disease is rapidly increasing worldwide, and a number of patients are diagnosed during their childhood or adolescence. Aside from controlling the gastrointestinal...
- Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis with Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Korean Children. Jisun Yoon; Seak Hee Oh; Hyun Jin Kim; Sang Hyoung Park; Byong Duk Ye; Suk-Kyun Yang; Kyung Mo Kim // Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition;Dec2015, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p268
Purpose: Primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) is a rare condition that can be associated with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). The aim of this study was to evaluate PSC and its association with IBD in children. Methods: We retrospectively enrolled 13 pediatric patients (<18 years) with PSC...