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Impact Factor


Bret A. Lashner, M.D., M.P.H.

Fabio Cominelli, M.D., Ph.D.

Editorial board

Virtual Issue on Treatment

We are pleased to present the first virtual issue from Inflammatory Bowel Diseases® on the focus of treatment.

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Editors' Choice

Infliximab for Crohn’s Disease: More Than 13 Years of Real-world Experience

Gary R Lichtenstein, MD; Brian G Feagan, MD; Russell D Cohen, MD; et. al

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Sports Participation in Youth With Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: The Role of Disease Activity and Subjective Physical Health Symptoms

Rachel Neff Greenley, PhD; Jessica P Naftaly, MS; Rachel J Walker, MS; et. al

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Dietary Patterns in women with Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Risk of Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes: Results from The Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa)

Thea Myklebust-Hansen, MSc; Geir Aamodt, PhD; Margaretha Haugen, PhD; et. al

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