Prospective clinical trial: enteral nutrition during maintenance infliximab in Crohn’s disease

@article{Yamamoto2009ProspectiveCT,
  title={Prospective clinical trial: enteral nutrition during maintenance infliximab in Crohn’s disease},
  author={Takayuki Yamamoto and Maki Nakahigashi and Satoru Umegae and Koichi Matsumoto},
  journal={Journal of Gastroenterology},
  year={2009},
  volume={45},
  pages={24-29}
}
Hitherto, the efficacy of enteral nutrition (EN) on clinical outcomes during biological maintenance therapy in Crohn’s disease (CD) has not been investigated. This prospective study was to assess the efficacy of EN on the maintenance rate of clinical remission in patients with quiescent CD receiving infliximab as maintenance therapy. Fifty-six patients who… CONTINUE READING