2014-11-26 23:03:10 UTC

CGH Podcast November 2014: Mesalamine Dosage and Fecal Calprotectin in Patients With Quiescent Ulcerative Colitis

A study in the November issue of CGH investigated whether increasing doses of mesalamine reduces concentrations of fecal calprotectin in patients with quiescent ulcerative colitis. Dr. Kuemmerle speaks to co-author Dr. James Lewis of the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania; Plus, summaries of top stories from this month's issue of GI and Hepatology News.

 

 

Osterman MT, Aberra FN, Cross R. Mesalamine Dose Escalation Reduces Fecal Calprotectin in Patients With Quiescent Ulcerative Colitis. Clinical Gastroenterology & Hepatology 2014; November 12(11): 1887–1893.e3
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Duration: 15.20m
Filetype: mp3
Bitrate: 96 KBPS
Frequency: 44100 HZ

 

 

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