IBD

A Call to Action: Optimal Diagnosis and Treatment of IBD in the Older Adult

A Call to Action: Optimal Diagnosis and Treatment of IBD in the Older Adult

As members of the Baby Boomer generation enter their 60s, it is reasonable to anticipate that clinicians will face an increase in the number of older patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Older patients with IBD can be a particular challenge for the practicing clinician, because they often present such issues as extensive differential diagnoses, comorbidities, polypharmacy, and poor patient adherence.

Path of the Patient: Ages and Stages in IBD - EXPIRED

Path of the Patient: Ages and Stages in IBD - EXPIRED

Clinicians face many challenges when diagnosing and managing patients with ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease, known collectively as inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).