Clinical practice in Crohn's disease in bordering regions of two countries: different medical options, distinct surgical events.

@article{Magro2010ClinicalPI,
  title={Clinical practice in Crohn's disease in bordering regions of two countries: different medical options, distinct surgical events.},
  author={Fernando Magro and Manuel Barreiro-de Acosta and Paula M Lago and Daniel J Carpio and Jos{\'e} Cotter and Ana I Echarri and Raquel de Souza Gonçalves and S Saavedra Pereira and Laura H. Carvalho and Aurelio Lorenzo and Lu{\'i}sa Barros and Javier Garc{\'i}a Castro and Jorge Dias and Susana Rodrigues and Francisco A. Portela and Camila H Dias and Altamiro da Costa-Pereira},
  journal={Journal of Crohn's & colitis},
  year={2010},
  volume={4 3},
  pages={301-11}
}
UNLABELLED Contemplating the multifactorial nature of Crohn's disease (CD), the purpose of this study was to compare two neighbouring CD populations from different nations and examine how clinical characteristics of patients can influence therapeutic strategies and consequently different surgical events in routine clinical practice. Cross-sectional study based on data of an on-line registry of patients with CD in northern Portugal and Galicia. Of the 1238 patients, all with five or more years… CONTINUE READING