An Evidence-Based Systematic Review on Medical Therapies for Inflammatory Bowel Disease

@article{Talley2011AnES,
  title={An Evidence-Based Systematic Review on Medical Therapies for Inflammatory Bowel Disease},
  author={Nicholas J Talley and Maria T. Abreu and Jean-Paul Achkar and Charles N Bernstein and Marla Cindy Dubinsky and S B Hanauer and Soul{\`e}ye Kane and W J Sandborn and Thomas Ullman and Paul M. Moayyedi},
  journal={The American Journal of Gastroenterology},
  year={2011},
  volume={106},
  pages={S2-S25}
}
Crohn ’ s disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC) are chronic infl ammatory disorders of the gastrointestinal tract. Collectively they are termed infl ammatory bowel disease (IBD) and it is estimated that 1.5 million Americans ( 1 ) suff er from UC and CD. Th eir etiologies are unknown, although both are thought to arise from a disordered immune response… CONTINUE READING