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The Impact of Mental and Psychosocial Factors on the Care of Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease.

The Impact of Mental and Psychosocial Factors on the Care of Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2017 Mar 11;: Authors: Szigethy EM, Allen JI, Reiss M, Cohen W, Perera LP, Brillstein L, Cross RK, Schwartz DA, Kosinski LR, Colton JB, LaRusso E, Atreja A, Regueiro MD PMID: 28300693 [PubMed – as supplied by publisher] PubMed Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28300693?dopt=Abstract

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Patient-Reported Outcomes of Quality of Life, Functioning, and GI/Psychiatric Symptom Severity in Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD).

Patient-Reported Outcomes of Quality of Life, Functioning, and GI/Psychiatric Symptom Severity in Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD). Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2017 Mar 15;: Authors: IsHak WW, Pan D, Steiner AJ, Feldman E, Mann A, Mirocha J, Danovitch I, Melmed GY Abstract BACKGROUND: Patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) are at risk for psychiatric disorders that impact symptom experience and health-related quality of life (HRQOL). Therefore, comprehensive biopsychosocial assessments should be considered in ambulatory care settings. Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) measures created by the National Institutes of Health…

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Patient Age, Sex, and Inflammatory Bowel Disease Phenotype Associate With Course of Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis.

Related Articles Patient Age, Sex, and Inflammatory Bowel Disease Phenotype Associate With Course of Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis. Gastroenterology. 2017 Mar 05;: Authors: Weismüller TJ, Trivedi PJ, Bergquist A, Imam M, Lenzen H, Ponsioen CY, Holm K, Gotthardt D, Färkkilä MA, Marschall HU, Thorburn D, Weersma RK, Fevery J, Mueller T, Chaouillères O, Schulze K, Lazaridis KN, Almer S, Pereira SP, Levy C, Mason A, Naess S, Bowlus CL, Floreani A, Halilbasic E, Yimam KK, Milkiewicz P, Beuers U, Huynh DK, Pares A, Manser CN, Dalekos GN, Eksteen B, Invernizzi P,…

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Disease impact on the quality of life of children with inflammatory bowel disease.

Related Articles Disease impact on the quality of life of children with inflammatory bowel disease. World J Gastroenterol. 2017 Feb 14;23(6):1067-1075 Authors: Chouliaras G, Margoni D, Dimakou K, Fessatou S, Panayiotou I, Roma-Giannikou E Abstract AIM: To assess the impact of disease characteristics on the quality of life (QOL) in children with inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD). METHODS: This was a cross-sectional study conducted at the First Department of Pediatrics of the University of Athens at the “Aghia Sophia” Children’s Hospital. Children diagnosed with Crohn’s disease (CD) or ulcerative colitis (UC),…

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Development and Validation of a Questionnaire to Assess the Quality of Life in Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Mainland China.

Development and Validation of a Questionnaire to Assess the Quality of Life in Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Mainland China. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2017 Jan 26;: Authors: Ruan J, Chen Y, Zhou Y Abstract BACKGROUND: Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) affects the quality of patients’ life in many ways. The aim of this study was to develop and validate a mainland Chinese version of IBD quality-of-life questionnaire for ulcerative colitis (UC) and Crohn’s disease (CD). METHODS: A draft questionnaire containing 30 items was generated from a descriptive qualitative study, literature…

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Estimation of quality of life in Cypriot patients with inflammatory bowel disease.

Related Articles Estimation of quality of life in Cypriot patients with inflammatory bowel disease. World J Gastroenterol. 2017 Jan 07;23(1):121-126 Authors: Tsoukka M, Jelastopulu E, Lavranos G, Charalambous G Abstract AIM: To investigate the health-related quality of life (HRQoL) of patients suffering with idiopathic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). METHODS: The Greek validated version of the Short Inflammatory Bowel Disease Questionnaire was used for evaluating the quality of life of IBD patients. The questionnaire was distributed to 100 consecutive patients suffering from IBD and presenting for a clinic appointment at the…

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Older Age- and Health-related Quality of Life in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases.

Older Age- and Health-related Quality of Life in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2017 Jan 06;: Authors: Velonias G, Conway G, Andrews E, Garber JJ, Khalili H, Yajnik V, Ananthakrishnan AN Abstract BACKGROUND: The burden of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in the older population is increasing. Older-onset disease is associated with reduced use of immunosuppressive medications. In addition, older patients may be more vulnerable to the effect of disease-related symptoms and consequently may experience worse health-related quality of life (HRQoL) compared with younger patients. METHODS: This prospective study included…

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Sex Is Associated with Adalimumab Side Effects and Drug Survival in Patients with Crohn’s Disease.

Sex Is Associated with Adalimumab Side Effects and Drug Survival in Patients with Crohn’s Disease. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2017 Jan;23(1):75-81 Authors: Lie MR, Kreijne JE, van der Woude CJ Abstract BACKGROUND: Adalimumab (ADA) is an effective treatment for Crohn’s disease (CD). In rheumatology, sex differences concerning the response to ADA therapy have been described. However, such differences have not yet been reported for patients with CD. As such, the aim of this study was to compare ADA treatment outcomes in male and female patients with CD. METHODS: A clinical cohort…

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The contribution of clinical and psychosocial factors to fatigue in 182 patients with inflammatory bowel disease: a cross-sectional study.

Related Articles The contribution of clinical and psychosocial factors to fatigue in 182 patients with inflammatory bowel disease: a cross-sectional study. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2016 Nov 20;: Authors: Artom M, Czuber-Dochan W, Sturt J, Murrells T, Norton C Abstract BACKGROUND: Fatigue is a frequently reported and predominant symptom experienced by patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and its impact has been associated with poorer quality of life (QoL). The complex interplay between disease-related variables and potentially modifiable psychosocial factors in IBD-fatigue has yet to be unravelled. AIM: To evaluate the…

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