Transition of the patient with IBD from pediatric to adult care-an assessment of current evidence.

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Inflammatory bowel disease is a chronic disease of remitting and relapsing nature that is increasingly diagnosed in childhood or adolescence. The importance of the transition from pediatric to adult health care is increasingly recognized, yet the preparation of patient and family before transfer and early subsequent care in the adult health care environment… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MIB.0000000000000045

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@article{Silva2014TransitionOT, title={Transition of the patient with IBD from pediatric to adult care-an assessment of current evidence.}, author={Punyanganie S A de Silva and Laurie Newman Fishman}, journal={Inflammatory bowel diseases}, year={2014}, volume={20 8}, pages={1458-64} }