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Digestive-Health

18 November 2010

Biologic therapy limits long-term steroids

An "evolving concept" in the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease is to use biologic agents to obviate long-term treatment with steroids, according to new guidelines.

An "evolving concept" in the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease is to use biologic agents to obviate long-term treatment with steroids, according to new guidelines. However, not all patients with IBD require biologic therapy.

First-line biologic treatment

 

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