Trends in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Therapy 1999: The proceedings of a symposium organized by AXCAN PHARMA, held in Vancouver, BC, August 27-29, 1999 by C. Noel WilliamsTrends in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Therapy 1999: The proceedings of a symposium organized by AXCAN PHARMA, held in Vancouver, BC, August 27-29, 1999 by C. Noel Williams

Trends in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Therapy 1999: The proceedings of a symposium organized by…

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Table of Contents

List of Principal Authors. Preface. Section I: Genetics. 1. Genetics of Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Where Are We? K. Siminovitch. 2. Genetics of Inflammatory Bowel Disease - Why is it Important? D. Jewell. 3. Genetics of IBD: Impact on Immune Function; C. Fiocchi. Section II: Pathogenesis. 4. Bacterial Factors in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Pathogenesis; W. Doe. 5. IBD: Autoimmunity or Chronic Inflammation? L. Mayer. 6. Neutrophil-Epithelial Interactions, and Efforts to Down-Regulate Them, in Inflammatory Bowel Disease; A. Gewirtz, J.L. Madara. 7. Understanding IBD at the Millennium: Tentative Answers and Future Questions; D.K. Podolsky. Section III: Clinical Challenges in IBD. 8. Diagnosis of Inflammatory Bowel Disease - An Update; M. Robinson. 9. Recent Developments in the Diagnosis and Management of Pediatric IBD; E.G. Seidman, et al. 10. Inflammatory Bowel Disease in the Elderly; G.R. Greenberg, I. Tai. Section IV: Current Therapy in IBD. 11. Therapy for Active Ulcerative Colitis; S.B. Hanauer. 12. Remission Maintenance in Ulcerative Colitis; J. Schölmerich. 13. Induction Therapy in Crohn's Disease; A.H. Steinhart. 14. Maintenance of Remission in Crohn's Disease; R. Rutgeerts. Section V: Bone Disease in IBD. 15. Risk Factors and Prevalence of Bone Disease in IBD. C.N. Bernstein. 16. The Management of Low Bone Mass in Patients with IBD; A. Tenenhouse. 17. Steroid Induced Osteonecrosis in IBD: CanadianLegal Status; R.M. Carter, M.G.A. Grace. Section VI: Alternative Therapy. 18. Psychotherapy for Inflammatory Bowel Disease: New Prospects; R. Maunder. 19. The Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine by Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease; R.J. Hilsden, M.J. Verhoef. 20. Gut Inflammation: Is There a Role for Herbal Medicines? M.J.S. Miller. 21. The Role of Nutrition in the Treatment of IBD; M.A. Gassull. Section VII: New Therapeutic Approaches. 22. Antibodies to Proinflammatory Cytokines; L.C. Karp, S.R. Targan. 23. Immunomodulation of Crohn's Disease; C. van Montfrans, et al. 24. The Application of Recombinant DNA Technology to the Identification of Novel Therapeutic Targets in Inflammatory Bowel Disease; G.E. Wild, et al. 25. The Use of Probiotics in Inflammatory Bowel Disease; M. Campieri, et al. Index.