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Publication Name World Journal of Gastroenterology
Manuscript ID 35634
Country of Manuscript Source United States
Received
2017-07-28 02:21
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2017-08-16 21:53
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2017-08-30 00:48
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2017-08-30 22:30
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2017-09-05 18:25
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2017-09-05 18:25
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2017-09-14 03:13
ISSN 1007-9327 (print) and 2219-2840 (online)
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Specialty Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript Type Editorial
Article Title Defining and predicting deep remission in patients with perianal fistulizing Crohn’s disease on anti-tumor necrosis factor therapy
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Konstantinos Papamichail and Adam S Cheifetz
ORCID
Author ORCID Number
Konstantinos Papamichail http://orcid.org/0000-0003-1497-0254
Adam S Cheifetz http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6010-1896
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Correspondence To Konstantinos Papamichail, FEBG, MD, PhD, Center for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, Division of Gastroenterology, Beth-Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Ave., Boston, Brookline, MA02215, United States. kpapamic@bidmc.harvard.edu
Keywords Inflammatory bowel disease; Infliximab; Adalimumab; magnetic resonance imaging; Drug monitoring; Fistula healing
Core Tip Defining and predicting deep remission is important to guide the management of patients with perianal fistulizing Crohn’s disease (CD). Deep remission, defined as complete fistula healing based on objective endoscopic and radiologic findings, should be the goal of care in the treatment of patients with perianal CD. Currently, anti-tumor necrosis factor (anti-TNF) are the standard of care for perianal CD, but long-term outcomes are disappointing. Data suggests that higher infliximab concentrations are associated with better clinical outcomes in patients with perianal fistulising CD and thus therapeutic drug monitoring may be a valid therapeutic strategy for optimizing anti-TNF therapy towards improved objective outcomes and deep remission.
Publish Date 2017-09-14 03:13
Citation Papamichael K, Cheifetz AS. Defining and predicting deep remission in patients with perianal fistulizing Crohn’s disease on anti-tumor necrosis factor therapy. World J Gastroenterol 2017; 23(34): 6197-6200
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1007-9327/full/v23/i34/6197.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v23.i34.6197
Full Article (PDF) WJG-23-6197.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJG-23-6197.doc
Revised Manuscript 35634-Review.doc
Peer-review Report 35634-Peer-review(s).pdf
Journal Editor-in-Chief Review Report 35634-Journal editor-in-chief review report.pdf
Answering Reviewers 35634-Answering reviewers.pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 35634-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 35634-Scientific editor work list.pdf
Audio 35634-Audio core tip.mp3
Conflict-of-Interest Statement 35634-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright Assignment 35634-Copyright assignment.pdf