This section concerns all clinical and basic science aspects of intestinal disorders including but not limited to: prevention, diagnosis and management, as well as related molecular genetics and pathophysiology.
Ileostomy or ileal pouch-anal anastomosis for ulcerative colitis: patient participation and decisional needs
Up to 30% of patients with ulcerative colitis will undergo surgery resulting in an ileal pouch-anal anastomosis (IPAA) or permanent end ileostomy (EI). We aimed to understand how patients decide between these ...
Citation: BMC Gastroenterology 2021 21:347