Infliximab dependency in a national cohort of children with Crohn's disease.

  title={Infliximab dependency in a national cohort of children with Crohn's disease.},
  author={Vibeke Wewer and Lene Riis and Ida Vind and Steffen Husby and Pia Munkholm and Anders Paerregaard},
  journal={Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition},
  volume={42 1},
AIM The aim was to evaluate the pattern of responsiveness and to monitor side effects of episodic administration of infliximab in children with active Crohn's disease (CD) treated in Denmark from 1999 to 2003. MATERIAL AND METHODS The National Danish Crohn Colitis Database of infliximab was used to identify all Danish CD patients treated at pediatric departments with infliximab. The clinical outcome was assessed by pattern recognition of the disease course 30 days after the first infliximab… CONTINUE READING

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