Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
- Clinical presentation and outcomes of inflammatory bowel disease patients admitted to the intensive care unitChristina Ha
Dr Henry D Janowitz Division of Gastroenterology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 21287, USA
J Clin Gastroenterol 47:485-90. 2013..The aim of this study was to identify potential predictive factors for mortality among IBD patients requiring admission to an intensive care unit (ICU)...
- Clinical outcomes and management of inflammatory bowel disease in the older patientChristina Y Ha
Meyerhoff Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 1830 East Monument Street, Suite 430, Baltimore, MD, 21287, USA
Curr Gastroenterol Rep 15:310. 2013..This review focuses on the latest studies addressing the natural history, clinical course and therapeutic outcomes among the older IBD cohort...
- Patients enrolled in randomized controlled trials do not represent the inflammatory bowel disease patient populationChristina Ha
Division of Gastroenterology, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 10:1002-7; quiz e78. 2012..We investigated the proportion of patients encountered during routine clinical practice who would qualify for enrollment into a pivotal RCT of biological agents for IBD...
- Mucosal healing in inflammatory bowel disease: where do we stand?Christina Ha
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Curr Gastroenterol Rep 12:471-8. 2010..This review focuses on the latest studies addressing clinical outcomes of mucosal healing in the clinical trial and practice setting...
- Magnetic resonance enterography: safe and effective imaging for stricturing Crohn's diseaseChristina Y Ha
Division of Gastroenterology, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
Dig Dis Sci 56:2906-13. 2011..Magnetic resonance enterography (MRE) provides information regarding disease activity, chronicity, and stricture formation without using ionizing radiation...
- Elderly-onset IBD: a milder disease?Christina Ha
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 1830 East Monument Street, Suite 434, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Nat Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 10:264-5. 2013..Increased knowledge of this higher-risk group might guide patient management. Data from a large population-based study evaluating the clinical presentation and course of elderly-onset IBD are discussed...
- Immunosuppressive therapy does not increase operative morbidity in patients with Crohn's diseaseAndrea C Bafford
Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, New York, NY, USA
J Clin Gastroenterol 47:491-5. 2013..The aim of this study was to examine the impact of immunosuppressive therapy on the morbidity of intestinal surgery in patients with Crohn's disease...