J Clin Gastroenterol 2021 Jun 11. Epub 2021 Jun 11.
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill Atrium Health Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Charlotte Target RWE, Health Evidence Solutions, Durham, NC Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI Henry D. Janowitz Division of Gastroenterology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, The Susan & Leonard Feinstein IBD Clinical Center at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY IBD Center, The University of Chicago Medicine, Chicago, IL Section of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH.
Goal: The goal of this study was to describe medication utilization patterns in older inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients.
Background: Despite a growing population of older patients with Crohn's disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC), questions remain regarding medication utilization patterns in comparison to younger populations.
Materials And Methods: We collected data from the 34 sites in TARGET-IBD, a multicenter, observational cohort. Read More