Surgical and nonsurgical hospitalization rates and charges for patients with ulcerative colitis in Italy: a 10-year cohort study.

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BACKGROUND Today we are observing an increasing incidence of ulcerative colitis associated with an improved survival of patients. AIM To analyse current rates, outcomes, and costs of inpatient care for ulcerative colitis patients of central Italy. METHODS The cohort included 644 ulcerative colitis patients, living in the Lazio region, with diagnosis… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.dld.2011.11.009

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@article{Kohn2012SurgicalAN, title={Surgical and nonsurgical hospitalization rates and charges for patients with ulcerative colitis in Italy: a 10-year cohort study.}, author={Anna Kohn and Valeria Fano and Rita Monterubbianesi and Marina Davoli and Marzia Marrollo and Elisa Stasi and Carlo Alberto Perucci and Cosimo Prantera}, journal={Digestive and liver disease : official journal of the Italian Society of Gastroenterology and the Italian Association for the Study of the Liver}, year={2012}, volume={44 5}, pages={369-74} }