Post-operative Crohn's Endoscopic Recurrence Study

2014-08-27 03:18:52 | BioPortfolio


This randomised, controlled study aims to evaluate the impact of endoscopic assessment, and adjustment of therapy, after surgery in patients with Crohn's disease. The primary endpoint is the severity of endoscopic recurrence. In addition, tissue will be collected for microbiological and immunological analysis.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Prevention


Crohn's Disease


endoscopy, standard best practice post-operative care


St Vincent's Hospital




University of Melbourne

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:18:52-0400

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