European Cooperative Crohn's Disease Study (ECCDS): results of drug treatment.

@article{Malchow1984EuropeanCC,
  title={European Cooperative Crohn's Disease Study (ECCDS): results of drug treatment.},
  author={Helmut A Malchow and Klaus Ewe and James Brandes and Harald Goebell and H. Ehms and H H Sommer and H. J. Jesdinsky},
  journal={Gastroenterology},
  year={1984},
  volume={86 2},
  pages={249-66}
}
A multicenter double-blind study of the effectiveness of sulfasalazine and 6-methylprednisolone, alone and in combination, was conducted on 452 patients with Crohn's disease. One hundred sixty patients were previously untreated; 292 patients were previously treated. The Crohn's disease activity index (CDAI) was used to determine whether a patient had active… CONTINUE READING