While patient outcomes have improved for acute severe ulcerative colitis (ASUC), it still remains a cause of significant morbidity and potential mortality in 2017. Dr Peter De Cruz, head of IBD at Austin Health, told Australian Gastroenterology Week that overall and elective colectomy rates had reduced but emergent colectomy rates had not seen the same ...
Better outcomes needed for ASUC
By Mardi Chapman
22 Aug 2017