Efficacy of thioguanine treatment in inflammatory bowel disease: A systematic review

@inproceedings{Meijer2016EfficacyOT,
  title={Efficacy of thioguanine treatment in inflammatory bowel disease: A systematic review},
  author={Berrie Meijer and Chris Jacob Johan Mulder and Godefridus J. Peters and A A van Bodegraven and Nanne K. H. de Boer},
  booktitle={World journal of gastroenterology},
  year={2016}
}
AIM To critically assess the available literature regarding the efficacy of thioguanine treatment in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients, irrespective of the (hepato-) toxicity profile. METHODS A systematic literature search of the MEDLINE database using PubMed was performed using the keywords "thioguanine", "6-TG", "thioguanine", "inflammatory bowel disease", "IBD", "Crohn's disease", "Ulcerative colitis" and "effectiveness" in order to identify relevant articles published in English… CONTINUE READING

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