F L Wolters
Affiliation: VieCuri Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands
- Crohn's disease: increased mortality 10 years after diagnosis in a Europe-wide population based cohortF L Wolters
Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Hospital Maastricht, PO Box 5800, 6202 AZ Maastricht, The Netherlands
Gut 55:510-8. 2006..We assessed the predictive value of phenotype at diagnosis on overall and disease related mortality in a European cohort of CD patients...
- Phenotype at diagnosis predicts recurrence rates in Crohn's diseaseF L Wolters
Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Hospital Maastricht, The Netherlands
Gut 55:1124-30. 2006..In Crohn's disease (CD), studies associating phenotype at diagnosis and subsequent disease activity are important for patient counselling and health care planning...
- Influence of phenotype at diagnosis and of other potential prognostic factors on the course of inflammatory bowel diseaseM J L Romberg-Camps
Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Maastricht University Medical Center, University of Maastricht, The Netherlands
Am J Gastroenterol 104:371-83. 2009..The aim of this study was to evaluate such factors in a population-based IBD group...
- Effects of anti-tumour necrosis factor-alpha therapy on the quality of life in Crohn's diseaseB P J van Balkom
Department of Gastroenterology, University Hospital Maastricht, NL 6202 AZ Maastricht, The Netherlands
Aliment Pharmacol Ther 16:1101-7. 2002..Infusion of anti-tumour necrosis factor-alpha appears to be highly effective in patients with Crohn's disease...
- Systematic review: has disease outcome in Crohn's disease changed during the last four decades?F L Wolters
Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Aliment Pharmacol Ther 20:483-96. 2004..Disease outcome measurement in Crohn's disease has methodological difficulties because of patient selection and lack of proper definition of diagnostic and outcome measurement criteria...
- Ulcerative colitis: no rise in mortality in a European-wide population based cohort 10 years after diagnosisO Hoie
Sorlandet Hospital Arendal, Department of Medicine, Section for Gastroenterology, Arendal, Norway
Gut 56:497-503. 2007..Population based studies have revealed varying mortality for patients with ulcerative colitis but most have described patients from limited geographical areas who were diagnosed before 1990...