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The impact of perianal fistula in Crohn’s disease on quality of life

The impact of perianal fistula in Crohn’s disease on quality of life: results of a patient survey conducted in Europe

May, 2021

Perianal fistulas (PAF) in Crohn’s disease (CD) may impair social performance, sexual function, life activities and overall patients’ quality of life (QoL). Patient experience is important in the treatment decision making and in providing adequate support. Despite the clinical relevance, few studies have addressed the patient perspective on the impact of PAF and complex PAF (CPAF) in CD on QoL. 

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Conjugal inflammatory bowel disease

Conjugal inflammatory bowel disease: a systematic review and European survey

February, 2021

The frequency of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is increased after marriage to an individual with the disease. Importantly, the offspring of these couples have a significant risk for developing the disease. Herein, the study  aimed to better characterise conjugal IBD.

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Biosimilar knowledge and viewpoints among Brazilian inflammatory bowel disease patients

Biosimilar knowledge and viewpoints among Brazilian inflammatory bowel disease patients

August, 2020

In this analysis we aimed to describe Brazilian inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients’ knowledge and perceptions regarding biosimilars and compare with viewpoints from non-Brazilian patients.

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The Socioeconomic Impact of Living With Ulcerative Colitis

43 The Socioeconomic Impact of Living With Ulcerative Colitis: A Burden of Illness Study

October, 2019

The living with Ulcerative Colitis (UC), identifying the socioeconomic burden in Europe (LUCID) study was a descriptive, retrospective, cross-sectional, European, multi-site, bottom-up Burden of Illness research study carried out by HCD Economics and the University of Chester in partnership with Crohn's and Colitis UK.

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