Youth IBD services urged to provide in-house psychological support

Psychosocial screening should be an integral part of care for adolescents and young adults with IBD because they have a significant burden of depression and difficulty in coping, Australian researchers say. A Queensland study compared psychosocial measures in 51 young people with IBD and 210 with CF, juvenile rheumatic disease, phenylketonuria, renal transplants and craniomaxillofacial ...

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