European Crohn's and Colitis Organisation Topical Review on Environmental Factors in IBD

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Maaser C., Langholz E., Gordon H., Burisch J., Ellul P., Ramirez V. H. , ...More

JOURNAL OF CROHNS & COLITIS, vol.11, no.8, pp.905-920, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 11 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1093/ecco-jcc/jjw223
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CROHNS & COLITIS
  • Page Numbers: pp.905-920


This ECCO Topical Review of the European Crohn's and Colitis Organisation [ECCO] focuses on the role of environmental factors with respect to the development of inflammatory bowel disease [IBD] as well as their influence on the course of established IBD. The objective was to reach expert consensus to provide evidence-based guidance for clinical practice.