E-health empowers patients with ulcerative colitis: a randomised controlled trial of the web-guided 'Constant-care' approach.

@article{Elkjaer2010EhealthEP,
  title={E-health empowers patients with ulcerative colitis: a randomised controlled trial of the web-guided 'Constant-care' approach.},
  author={Margarita Elkjaer and Mary Shuhaibar and Johan Burisch and Yvonne Bailey and Hanne Scherfig and Birgit Laugesen and S\oren Avnstr\om and Ebbe Langholz and Colm O'mor{\'a}in and Elsebeth Lynge and Pia Munkholm},
  journal={Gut},
  year={2010},
  volume={59 12},
  pages={1652-61}
}
BACKGROUND The natural history of ulcerative colitis requires continuous monitoring of medical treatment via frequent outpatient visits. The European health authorities' focus on e-health is increasing. Lack of easy access to inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) clinics, patients' education and understanding of the importance of early treatment at relapse is… CONTINUE READING