VIDEO: Steroid use, loss of response prevalent in IBD care

In this exclusive video, Anita Afzali, MD, from The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, discusses data she presented for Digestive Disease Week from a survey that assessed patient and provider perspectives on the management of inflammatory bowel disease.In the study, investigators found that physicians were not as concerned as patients about corticosteroid use. While 48% of patients with Crohn’s disease and 42% of patients with ulcerative colitis had concerns about any steroid use, only 27% of providers had the same concern.Afzali said more focused education is needed forRead More

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