gastroenterology
IBD

Smoking cessation the main goal in preventing clinical recurrence of Crohn’s

Smoking cessation remains a major weapon in preventing postoperative clinical recurrence of Crohn’s disease, researchers say. And the use of mercaptopurine (6-MP) has also been found to be effective in achieving this goal, although only in patients who are smokers. The article, published in The Lancet, reported on a multicentre, double-blind, randomised controlled trial in ...

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