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Publication Name World Journal of Gastroenterology
Manuscript ID 14030
Country/Territory Germany
Received
2014-09-15 13:51
Peer-Review Started
2014-09-15 20:44
To Make the First Decision
2014-10-14 16:55
Return for Revision
2014-10-17 08:23
Revised
2014-10-24 21:31
Second Decision
2014-11-18 10:56
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2014-12-01 13:43
Articles in Press
2014-12-01 14:03
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Edit the Manuscript by Language Editor
Typeset the Manuscript
2015-03-07 17:00
Publish the Manuscript Online
2015-03-19 16:57
ISSN 1007-9327 (print) and 2219-2840 (online)
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Category Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript Type Retrospective Study
Article Title Real-life outcome of anti-tumor necrosis factor α in the ambulatory treatment of ulcerative colitis
Manuscript Source Unsolicited Manuscript
All Author List Enayatullah Baki, Philipp Zwickel, Anna Zawierucha, Robert Ehehalt, Daniel Gotthardt, Wolfgang Stremmel and Annika Gauss
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding author Annika Gauss, MD, Division of Gastroenterology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany. annika.gauss@med.uni-heidelberg.de
Key Words Inflammatory bowel disease; Tumor necrosis factor α inhibitors; Ulcerative colitis; Outcome; Real life
Core Tip Tumor necrosis factor alpha inhibitors are a widely accepted therapeutic option for the treatment of ulcerative colitis. Results from different real-life settings on their use in ulcerative colitis are controversial. Weighing anti tumor necrosis factor alpha against other treatment options, it is very important to decide on the best therapy for a patient. This retrospective study from a tertiary referral centre shows a rate of steroid-free clinical remission of 22.2% and a colectomy rate of 20.8% for ambulatory patients with ulcerative colitis under therapy with tumor necrosis factor alpha inhibitors. These rather disappointing outcomes should be thoroughly discussed with the patients before start of therapy.
Publish Date 2015-03-19 16:57
Citation Baki E, Zwickel P, Zawierucha A, Ehehalt R, Gotthardt D, Stremmel W, Gauss A. Real-life outcome of anti-tumor necrosis factor α in the ambulatory treatment of ulcerative colitis. World J Gastroenterol 2015; 21(11): 3282-3290
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1007-9327/full/v21/i11/3282.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v21.i11.3282
Full Article (PDF) WJG-21-3282.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJG-21-3282.doc
Manuscript File 14030-Review.DOC
Answering Reviewers 14030-Answering reviewers.pdf
Biostatistics Review Certificate Biostatistician_Review_Report_20140914224522.pdf
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Institutional Review Board Approval Form or Document Ethics_Committee_20140914224436.pdf
Non-Native Speakers of English Editing Certificate 14030-Language certificate.pdf
Peer-review Report 14030-Peer review(s).pdf
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Scientific Editor Work List 14030-Scientific editor work list.pdf