Hospitalizations less likely among older patients with IBD on Entyvio

Older patients with inflammatory bowel disease who initiate Entyvio therapy had lower risk for hospitalization than those treated with anti-TNF, according to research presented at the Crohn’s and Colitis Congress.Bharati Kochar, MD, from Massachusetts General Hospital, said that while older adults make up a large portion of patients with IBD in the United States, they are not well represented in clinical trials.“While more than a quarter of Americans with IBD are older than 65, less than 1% of adults in clinical trials of approved IBD therapies are 65 years or older,” sheRead More

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